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Windows 7: Reinstalling Win7, error code 0x0000007E

24 Aug 2013   #21
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If you have XP or Vista qualifying for using Upgrade version, then you can insert the key after doing the quick registry workaround Option 3 in Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version

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24 Aug 2013   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I don't have xp or Vista, I went straight to 7 on my desktop!
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24 Aug 2013   #23
Microsoft MVP


Then since you're a builder you may want to get another OEM. It's a shame you didn't save the Product Key as one would property worth $100+ which you own for life.
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