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Can my windows genuine advatage kit be installed on a new pc that i have made? RRS feed

  • Question

  • hi
    i have just bought a new pc with a new hard drive and was wondering if it was possible to use my disc that windows sent me ?
    much help please!!!

    Mark

    Monday, November 3, 2008 7:00 PM

Answers

  • No, if it has already  been used, unless you completely remove it from the previous PC. Then, you must activate by telephone.
    • Proposed as answer by motherboardlove Monday, November 3, 2008 8:31 PM
    • Marked as answer by hardone13 Tuesday, November 4, 2008 9:59 PM
    Monday, November 3, 2008 8:30 PM

All replies

  • No, if it has already  been used, unless you completely remove it from the previous PC. Then, you must activate by telephone.
    • Proposed as answer by motherboardlove Monday, November 3, 2008 8:31 PM
    • Marked as answer by hardone13 Tuesday, November 4, 2008 9:59 PM
    Monday, November 3, 2008 8:30 PM
  • yeah i was going to do that but how can the disk tell?!!! got a new amd phenom 9850 but got 8gb of ram and as i only have xp pro 32 bit i gotta upgrade it do ou know if windows does discount for the other disc or anything?

    many thanks

    M.Harding
    Tuesday, November 4, 2008 7:13 PM