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Is Win 8 Pro Volume license eligible for upgrade to Win 10

  1. #11


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    The factory installed OS would not be a VL version. With Windows 8.x each PC with an OEM embedded product code each get a unique product code. Your product code will have only ever been used on your PC and will be an OEM Product code.

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  2. #12


    Posts : 7
    Windows 8 Pro


    Thanks!

    I will try the recommended solution - Hopefully it works.

    Regards
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  3. #13


    Posts : 7
    Windows 8 Pro


    Hi,

    I have successfully updated to Win 8.1 Pro without any issue! quite amazing really!

    Thanks all for your help with this, would not have done it without your help.

    Regard.
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  4. #14


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Another satisfied customer.
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