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when can windows 7 keys no longer be used to activate windows 10?


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#1 Resilo

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Posted 11 December 2017 - 01:14 PM

i recently read an article saying when can windows 7 keys can  no longer be used to activate windows 10? w

however i cant remember what the date was and was hoping someone else would know?


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my education is a diploma level in Network Systems Administration.


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Posted 11 December 2017 - 01:44 PM

  31st December when using the Assistive Technology route.

 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/accessibility/windows10upgrade

 

More info about it here

 

http://news.softpedia.com/news/microsoft-to-close-free-windows-10-upgrade-loophole-on-december-31-518278.shtml



#3 Resilo

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Posted 11 December 2017 - 01:51 PM

thanks thats some good additional information any word on when the windows 7 keys will no longer activate a new windows 10 installation?


A little information for anyone curious

I am a novice computer technician.

my education is a diploma level in Network Systems Administration.


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Posted 11 December 2017 - 01:54 PM

That is the date as far as I know ..31st of this month.



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Posted 11 December 2017 - 02:00 PM

thanks thats some good additional information any word on when the windows 7 keys will no longer activate a new windows 10 installation?

 

 

That is the date!!!


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Posted 11 December 2017 - 02:52 PM

What Is Assxstive Technology?

 

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Posted 11 December 2017 - 03:10 PM

 

 

https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/accessibility/2016/07/29/windows-10-free-upgrade-page-for-people-who-use-assistive-technologies/


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