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Windows 7: COA sticker rubbed out - need to activate but hard drive is toast

16 Nov 2013   #11
NoelDP

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Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10
 
 

....if it isn't, it should be!


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16 Nov 2013   #12
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64 +Linux_VMs +Chromium_VM
 
 

If it is a standard practice, it's a well kept secret
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16 Nov 2013   #13
NoelDP

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... that's the problem!
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18 Nov 2013   #14
beastman

Windows 7
 
 

Microsoft have given out the code!
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19 Nov 2013   #15
NoelDP

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Great resolution!
Please be sure that you have the new Product Key kept safely - although it may be officially a one-time code, it may be useful if you need to re-activate for any reason, or have to reinstall.

Good luck!
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