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Windows 7: Swap HDD on exact same model laptop?

18 Nov 2018   #11

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Vista x64 / 7 X64

You can use either of the tools I linked to in my previous post.

You might as well back up - just in case.

Otherwise, ( if there is a valid slic and it isn't activated for some reason) you can just insert the xml cert and product key.

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26 Nov 2018   #12
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3


I backed up the SLP, OEM Product Keys etc and transferred the HDD over. I just had to make a few little tweaks and all is well.
Thanks SIW2 & samuria for the advice and help, it is very much appreciated
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