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Windows cases. For activating other software products, use [software-activation].

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Changed Motherboard, win 10 still refuses to give my digital license

I upgraded my pc from win 7 to win 10 several years ago. I had to change my motherboard and cpu and now win 10 refuses to activate. I also tried troubleshoot " I changed hardware on this device ...
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Update Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB and keep activation status

My situation is almost identical to this question. I have just bought a used laptop that has Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB v1507, Build 10240. Windows is activated, but i don't know the product key. I ...
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Windows 7 Activation with Virtual Hardware [closed]

I'm looking for a type of hypervisor that has full hardware virtualization so that a Windows 7 activation will never become invalid in the future. I've read that some hypervisors use the host system'...
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Get Windows Vista ISO from Product Key [duplicate]

I have recently found a Packard Bell PC with an OEM key for Windows Vista Home Premium. Is there a way to get the installation files legally by using the key? (aka the ISO)
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Accidentally uninstalled product key of windows 7?

So someone trolled me and made me run "slmgr.vbs /upk" in command prompt. Now my product key is uninstalled. I just borrowed this laptop and the owner of this laptop doesn't know much about what is ...
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How to Remove Windows Activation Watermark?

I loaded a windows system image onto my computer that I built a couple years ago, and everything worked fine until about a week ago. A watermark appeared out of nowhere that says "Activate Windows." ...
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Using Win7 key to activate Win10 is valid for clean instalations?

I installed Win10 Pro using my Win7 Pro license key in my laptop with Win10 Home Basic when it was free to do it, making a new clean installation, and now I have Win10 Pro activated with that key. ...
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Will I be able to reactivate Windows after Motherboard Change?

My computer is a custom-built machine, and I want to upgrade the motherboard, processor and RAM. I am running Windows 7 Pro, and am using a valid volume license that we own. After I upgrade the ...
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Windows 7 to Windows 10 to Windows 8.1 [duplicate]

Dell Latitude E6430, that originally came with Windows 7 Pro from Dell. COA says "Windows 7 Pro OA". Successfully updated to Windows 10 Pro when the update was available freely. I now have reasons (...
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Where is Windows 10 activation key?

So, I'm having big trouble trying to fix my friend's computer. She stopped a Window's update shutting down the computer (I know, it hurts just to read). Now the PC is not booting. I tried everything ...
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How to find lost product key from a previous windows installation

Many years ago, my pc originally came - as far as I can recall, with a windows 7 installation. I can't quite recall. This installation was activated with a product key, as always. This I can tell ...
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Activation/Upgrade Error 0x803fa067

I tried to Updgrade my windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro. I tried it with the default key that upgrades Windows 10 to pro without activating it(which is done in the second step). The Universal-Key ...
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How to avoid upgrading Windows 7 to 10? [duplicate]

I've upgraded my desktop computer from Windows 7 to Windows 10 long time back. So initially I had Windows 7 Pro license. Now I need to re-install Windows10 on the same desktop computer. Question - do ...
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Activate Windows pops up after latest Insider update [duplicate]

I am an Insider on the Fast pace for Active Development of Windows. 5 days ago, I had installed the latest Insider update released on 13th December, 2017 (Build:17063.rs_prerelease.171213-1610). After ...
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How to reactivate Win 10 without microsoft account

I recently upgraded the hardware of my PC and afterwards my Win 10 was deactivated. I do not have it linked to a Microsoft account. Which options do I have to activate it again? Further information:...

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