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Windows 7: How Many Activations

04 Nov 2009   #1

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
How Many Activations

Hopefully, I will not have to use this information, but I am curious. I have seen several vague references in this forum about a limitation on the number of times you can activate using a retail and/or a upgrade disc. Does anyone have more detailed information?

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04 Nov 2009   #2

XP, Seven, 2008R2

This will probably depend on a time period. If you were to reinstall Windows on the same computer 1 or 2 times every year then you will probably never run into an activation limit.
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