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Windows 7: Default Product Key and Product Key

04 Sep 2009   #1
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windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Default Product Key and Product Key

What is the difference between a Windows 7 Default Product Key and a Product Key? Just curious


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04 Sep 2009   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

one is for windows 7 and the other isn't?

what do you mean exactly?
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04 Sep 2009   #3
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x3 + Windows 10 Preview, Ubuntu
 
 

This question has already been answered where it was originally posed here ....

Install RTM, then activate w/ key in October?
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