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Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit to 64 bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When reinstalling Windows 7 or Vista, does the language, version, architecture (64-bit or 32-bit) or source (OEM, retail, or MSDN) matter? I have a Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit ...
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Best way to retrieve license information

At my place of work, we have been given 80 computers from a company we bought out Now these computers have office etc installed but when inventorying them, we discovered we have no literature on them ...
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Reload OEM Windows XP

I have a computer that came with Windows XP Home (with the sticker on it that has the product key). I used it for some time with a (legally obtained) copy of Windows. Now I want to reload the ...
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Are Windows 7 product keys language-dependent?

I am a student in a computer science school which is part of the MSDN Academic Alliance program. Recently Windows 7 Pro showed up in the list of available software on ELMS. Problem is, it is in the ...
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Change license code of the Windows 7 RTM with Oct 22nd ship of real copy

So, I've downloaded the RTM of Windows 7 from my MSDN license. I, like a good little boy, will not run that OS as my main machine license (since it's only for testing purposes). So if I install the ...
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Installing Windows Vista without system restore CD with OEM key (ie: from underside of my laptop)

I have a family friend who needs to reformat her laptop (virus infected). She has misplaced her system restore disk. The laptop is running Vista, and has a valid Vista product key on a sticked on the ...
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Can I change my Windows 7 product key at a later date?

I am currently downloading Win 7 home premium from MSDN, which I intend to try out on a Vista PC that is in dire need of a clean install. However, I have also pre-ordered a copy of Win 7 home premium ...
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Windows Vista Upgrade via Product Key

I just built a new computer and am without OS at the moment. I have a copy of Windows Vista Ultimate OEM (64-bit) on the way. I also have a copy of Windows Vista Home Premium OEM (64-bit) that I used ...

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