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transferring windows 8 OEM from PC to Mac

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    transferring windows 8 OEM from PC to Mac

    Hi everyone,

    I would like your help in the following issue.

    I have an acer laptop that came with windows 8 OEM. (I used a software and have the product key for the windows 8 version)

    I would like to downgrade this computer to windows 7 vista, transferring the windows 8 oem to a newly purchased macbook pro (I will use it in bootcamp).

    What is the proper steps to do it ?

    Thank you

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    OEM versions are permanently tied to the original hardware on which they are installed; they can NOT be transferred. Sorry.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

transferring windows 8 OEM from PC to Mac
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