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Windows 7: Technet product key numbers

16 Apr 2010   #1
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windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Technet product key numbers

Do Technet keys still work for format/re-installation and re-activation of Windows 7 even if the subscription has expired?


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16 Apr 2010   #2
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Those are regular keys purchased at a discount and work like any other key. Do not expire.

Remember, however, you cannot access the Technet page, for information.
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16 Apr 2010   #3
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windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thanks richc46
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16 Apr 2010   #4
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Those keys, unless noted as KMS or MAK licenses, are retail, in terms of activation rules, etc.
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16 Apr 2010   #5
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yes, the keys will work, but why let the subscription expire? Don't you want access to the newest software coming out????
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16 Apr 2010   #6
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Where do we sign up for a LIFETIME TechNet subscription ?
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18 Apr 2010   #7
new

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Does a renewal bring a new set of keys? It seems there is only a little difference between renewal cost and discounted new subscriptions.
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18 Apr 2010   #8
echrada

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

No, only a new sub will give you new keys.
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03 May 2010   #9
blade1269

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Hey,

is the windows home server inclueded with technet?
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04 May 2010   #10
zrtom

W8 Pro, W7 Ultimate, XP Pro x64, Vista x64, Ubuntu
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by blade1269 View Post
Hey,

is the windows home server inclueded with technet?
Yes.
And the first beta of WHS V2 (Code Name Vail) is currently available on MS Connect. When final, Vail will be on TechNet along with keys.
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