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Windows 7: Activation error

18 Aug 2011   #1
plays2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Activation error

I just recently installed ubuntu (linux) to my computer and i hated it so i re-installed windows........but when i typed in my activation code it bassically said it couldnt activate my windows because my serial number was only for updating not a fresh install.....what should i do?


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18 Aug 2011   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Plays2, and welcome to Seven Forums.

With a upgrade copy of Windows 7, you would need to use one of the options in the tutorial below to do a clean install with it instead.

Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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