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Windows 7: Windows 7 Activation

13 Mar 2011   #21
gregrocker
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jmdanna View Post
Unless my brother decides to give me a key, I will be planning on getting the upgrade version. So, if the key doesn't work just by entering it in system properties, The workaround is proven to work every time?
I have never heard of the workaround not working. It is the only way to install Upgrade version to a new or wiped HD which is the optimal way to clean install an OS, and absolutely required if you suspect infection or other corrupt code on the HD.


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