Solved Can I use an already used OEM Windows 7 copy on a new harddrive? Tags: Windows 7 Hard Drives OEM Last response: August 10, 2013 5:01 PM in Windows 7 Share Logan0 August 10, 2013 4:50:57 PM I'm planning on buying an SSD soon, and I was wondering if I would have to get another copy of windows 7 with it. I will not be changing the mobo/cpu from which the W7 copy was originally installed on. Thanks! More about : oem windows copy harddrive Best solution USAFRet a c 594 $ Windows 7 August 10, 2013 5:00:24 PM You're probably OK. It may need activation via the phone robot, but it should work. Share Shaun o a b $ Windows 7 August 10, 2013 5:01:13 PM I don`t see a problem, it should work fine. Like you say if you changed the mobo and cpu it would require you to get another copy of windows m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I use a Windows 7 OEM copy after the initial install? Forum SolvedNew OEM Windows 7 on used ebay laptop? Forum SolvedJust got SSD. Want to do clean install, but already used W7 OEM on HDD? Forum SolvedBuilding a new rig, can I use my current hard drive with windows 7 on my new build to avoid having to buy another OS/harddrive Forum SolvedWindows 7 OEM Copy - Bought for new built PC Forum SolvedDo I use this copy of Windows 7 for a new build? Forum SolvedRe Using OEM Windows Lisence on Same Laptop But with Trial Copy of Windows Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 OEM - Do I need a new HDD? What if I use a new 1? Forum SolvedCan Windows 7 Pro OEM key be used on different pc if not in use? Forum New Laptop Windows 7 & OEM Software states 70gb used? Forum SolvedI built my new computer and re-used my laptop harddrive, Win7 not genuine now. Forum Built new PC can I use Windows 7 OEM Forum SolvedCan I legally buy and use a Windows 7 OEM for myself? Forum SolvedUpgrading my PC's Windows XP to Windows 7 ... do I need to use "OEM pre-installation tools"? Forum SolvedWhat constitutes as "building your own PC" so I can use the Windows 7 OEM version? Forum SolvedCan I use an OEM windows 7 product key on a newbuilt PC? Forum SolvedOEM Windows 7 Copy Dell re-install dvd HELP! Forum SolvedCheapest Way to Get Windows 7 Or 8? Can I Use An Upgrade Copy? Forum Restore Transcend harddrive to brand new after using it with carbon copy cloner Forum SolvedHave problem with OEM Win 7 64-bit installed on older machine that was upgraded with new memory, reformatted HDD for use by wi Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !