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Dual Boot Uninstallation

  1. #1

    Posts : 14
    Windows 8.1

    Dual Boot Uninstallation

    I'm currently dual-booting Windows 7 and 8.1. I initially made a separate partition for 8.1 on my secondary SSD, but now would like to combine the partitions into a single drive again. If I was to delete the partition where the OS is installed, would I be able to reinstall it with my product key?

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  2. #2

    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64

    Please post a screen shot of disk management then I can suggest on what to do.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 2,690
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10

    your product key is tied to your PC - so if you where to remove the OS > you could re-install it on the same PC without issue..
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