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windows 10 activation failure after changing motherboard? RRS feed

  • Question

  • hi all, 

    after my last motherboard died last week i bought a new one but now my windows isn't legit anymore how can i fix this?

    since im not the one who wants to buy a new windows again.

    Monday, October 5, 2015 8:34 PM

Answers

  • If the original License for Windows was OEM, then the license is NOT transferable to the new motherboard, except under warranty conditions. In that case you MUST purchase a new license


    Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi
    CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth
    No - I do not work for Microsoft, or any of its contractors.

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 4:03 PM
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