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Windows 7: Replacing an old hard disk

09 Nov 2010   #11

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dhruv17singhal View Post
I forgot to ask whether cloning would require a reactivation or anything like that?
Depends on what kind of win7 install you have. If its Royalty oem (meaning win7 came pre-installed and pre-activated), no reactivation would be required.

If its retail/system builder oem/upgrade, you would be fine too, unless you change some other hardware too in tandem with the hdd change.

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