Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: one Win7 Disc + 4 computers = ?

27 Dec 2009   #11


You only made a mistake buying Builder's OEM if you ever want to migrate the Win7 license. It is locked to the hardware on that one machine. Any other version besides OEM can migrate as desired.

Upgrade licenses are all you need, as long as you have on hand a copy of XP/Vista to qualify under the EULA. But you don't even have to have it installed to install Win7.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 one Win7 Disc + 4 computers = ?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Can A Single System Repair Disc Be Used On Multiple Computers?
Can I use a System Repair Disc created on one computer to Boot/Restore a second, different brand computer with its own System Image? I ask this because I made one for a friend whose Dell created a System Image successfully but will not create a System Repair Disc due to a conflict with its...
Backup and Restore
clone multiboot two disc win7 xp install to win7 ssd plus disk XPx64
I have a multiboot win7 /xpx64 TWO DISK system, showing win7 as the C; drive and XPx64 as D: when examining via My Computer. Cloned the C: drive (win7) using Samsung tool to same size Samsung evo SSD. When put in computer the dual boot option gone. The SSD clone of win7 runs ok, but with that in...
Installation & Setup
Create Win7 installation on new disc and remove old Win7 install
Scenario is I have a new sata3 SSD drive on which I want to install Win7. The PC has an existing build of Win7 on a different disc which i want to reformat & use for data. I tried this previously and ended up with a dual booting system. Trying to remove the old Win7 installation and format that...
General Discussion
WinXPro Can't see All Computers, Win7 Can
I have a Toshiba Satellite X205-S9349 I have duel boot Windows 7 Home Premium and Windows XP Professional. The Windows 7 can communiate just fine with the network. Granit that this is a new installation of Windows XP Pro. I have enabled:
Network & Sharing
Win7 Laptop can't see XP computers
Hi, Networking dufus here... :cry: I have a new Win7 laptop, an older XP Pro laptop, and an XP Home desktop. Have a mixed Linksys router sharing DSL to the home. Both laptops are connected to the wi-fi network and no problems getting to the internet, but neither Laptop can see one another on...
Network & Sharing
Reinstall Win7 32bit to Win7 64bit /backup disc content
Hey, I purchased the Win 7 Pro Upgrade 32bit via digitalriver, but I've been doing some reseach and probably should have selected the 64bit version. - Any ideas how I can get the 64bit version? - For those who ordered the 32bit back-up disc kit for the extra $15 and have received it,...
Backup and Restore

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:07.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App