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Windows 7: Windows 7 deactivated itself and is not genuine anymore

30 Sep 2015   #11

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by OvenMaster View Post
Huh. A most unwelcome technicality.

Normally I just see people say to "buy OEM". I rarely see people say to specifically search for and buy only "System Builder OEM" copies exclusively.
Well, that's all you can buy from retailers so system builder is often not needed to mention.

You can't buy a Dell OEM legally, it has to be installed on a system.

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