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  • Question

  • Hello,

    I have Windows 7 Professsional on my laptop that I bought. I want to put a win7 VM in Virtualbox and wondering if the licenses with microsoft allow me to use my key on a VM instance.

    Thanks,

    Allan

    Friday, April 15, 2011 6:12 PM

Answers

  • No.  You will need to purchase a new "Full Retail Version" of Windows 7 for installation in a VM.
    Carey Frisch
    Friday, April 15, 2011 11:38 PM
    Moderator