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Windows 7: Dual boot question

03 Apr 2012   #11

Windows 10 64bit

You can't have both activated even if one is off, you have to choose one or the other.That's how Microsofts way of activation works to avoid two people or more using the same key. Can only be activated only on one OS not two with a single key.

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04 Apr 2012   #12


We are not going to advise you to do something in contravention of the EULA even if it is possible.
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