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Dell Windows 8 recovery disk does not read product key

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    Here's the contents of the dir, BTW:

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    Windows 8.1 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk - Windows 10 Forums

    follow the link above (or in my sig below)... You have choice of 4 different, but same ISO's..

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    D'Oh! Perhaps I should read what it says! The original key goes with the original edition, Win 8 RTM Core, OEM.

    Will try it now and report back.

    Dan
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  4. #14


    OK, that worked! It accepted the key. I have a new problem now, but I'll create a new post.

    Many thanks, KYHI, for your help with this. ShowKey was a life-saver.

    Dan
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