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Use Upgrade Key Of a Computer in another??

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by baazigar View Post
    Hi, i have two laptops, an old (1year old) one: HP:windows 7 HB and a new one, Sony Vaio with windows 7 HB bought last week.

    my question is, can i buy the discounted windows 8 upgrade key for Vaio laptop product key and use the setup and key in ONLY my HP laptop?

    Use Upgrade Key Of a Computer in another??

    I quote:

    Do I have to install the Windows 8 upgrade on the eligible PC, or can I install it on another PC?

    The upgrade offer is tied to a Windows 7 PC purchased from June 2nd, 2012 through January 31, 2013, but you can choose to redeem the offer and install the upgrade on any compatible Windows-based PC with a qualifying base operating system.

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  2. #12

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    Windows 7

    Thank you all. Will buy one post the result in the coming week....
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  3. #13

    Quote Originally Posted by baazigar View Post
    ; ) so i will buy the Rs.699 license for sony and use for my HP? Yes?
    Make it like that.
    Your sony it' eligible for a discounted download. Once you get the installation madia who care where you install it.?
    As fare as you install win8 in ONLY one PC, no problem.
    Ciao Reanto
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