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Installing Windows on second pc

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    Installing Windows on second pc


    I recently upgraded my desktop from XP to Windows 8. My system cannot support this version for some reason.I have reinstalled XP. I have a laptop that is running Vista that I would like to install this copy of Windows 8 on. Since I have registered this copy to another computer previously, will microsoft allow me to install this copy on my laptop?

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    Hello Jimle, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Yes, you will be able to as long as it wasn't an OEM copy of Windows 8.
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    Thank you, Brink.
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    You're welcome.
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