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Replacing Windows 8 Trial

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    Replacing Windows 8 Trial


    Hi there. I am a system builder, getting a machine ready. Is it possible (legal) to install Windows 8 Trial version and then to replace it with the actual OEM/Full Version. I don't care about any settings, just wondering if it is ok to do so. Don't know if Windows 8 has separate requirements, etc as far as license. Thanks in advance.

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    Yes, with a clean install.
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    Thanks, theog.
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    You are welcome, Do come back & see again.
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