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Windows 7: Activation / Change Product Key

19 May 2011   #1
discoveranother

win 2003 32 bit
 
 
Activation / Change Product Key

I have installed Windows 7 onto a couple of work PCs. Valid licenses by the way. Both PCs show that Windows is activated, but there is the option to change the Product Key. Does this mean that the licenses aren't fully validated if this option is available?

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19 May 2011   #2
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

You are ok, This is if you need to change it in th future for some reason.
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