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Windows 8.1 on 2 different hard drives

  1. #1


    Posts : 32
    windows 8 pro

    Windows 8.1 on 2 different hard drives


    Hi there !

    I have a question,
    if it's possible to install Windows 8.1 2 times in the same computer on different hard drive.
    Right now i have installed Windows 8.1 Home version on my first hard drive and
    i'm thinking to install it also on my second hard drive in the same computer. (something like dual boot)
    I'm running audio workstation, so i'd like to have one version just for audio application/midi,
    no internet installed and other things (antivirus, network, ...).

    Is this possible or do i need another license to do that ?

    Best
    Last edited by schmety; 19 Feb 2015 at 15:05.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 879
    Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by schmety View Post
    if it's possible to install Windows 8.1 2 times in the same computer on different hard drive.
    Yes.

    Quote Originally Posted by schmety View Post
    do i need another license do to that ?
    No.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 32
    windows 8 pro


    Thank you very much !

    Best
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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