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reinstall os on new HD?

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    reinstall os on new HD?


    Recently I installed windows 8 on my computer. The license is though school and Microsoft's dreamspark, it's good through my time at school. (2 years still)

    I put the OS on an older hard drive I had put into the computer. I didn't think ahead and now have newer drives that are larger and faster. Is there any way I can duplicate all the customization/programs and license onto one of those new drives? I get one license through my school so I do know I can't install it on multiple computers.

    Thanks

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    Take a look at this post:
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