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Windows 7: Installation Question.

10 Apr 2011   #1
czingerx

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Installation Question.

I have a new computer with Windows 7 64 bit that I bought.

I want to do a fresh install with another windows 64 bit cd that already has the old activation code being used in my old computer.

So, can I use the old disk to re-install and then use the current windows cd key that came with my computer?


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10 Apr 2011   #2
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Windows 7 isn't limited the way xp or vista was. So long as you are installing the same version you should be fine. At worst you will have to use the phone option to activate.
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10 Apr 2011   #3
czingerx

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Thanks for the fast reply.
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10 Apr 2011   #4
gregrocker

 

Tips for getting a perfect clean reinstall of factory OEM: Reinstalling Windows 7
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11 Apr 2011   #5
czingerx

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Awesome. Thanks!
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