Solved Can I use my Laptop Win7 on my new PC with no OS Tags: Laptops Windows 7 Build Last response: August 30, 2013 3:12 PM in Windows 7 Share Jtgrimes August 30, 2013 2:55:55 PM I do not need 2 OS's I just want to take Windows 7 off of my laptop and put it on this PC build. Is it possible to do? Just trying to get out of paying an extra $100. More about : laptop win7 USAFRet a c 296 D Laptop a c 594 $ Windows 7 August 30, 2013 2:59:40 PM Jtgrimes said:I do not need 2 OS's I just want to take Windows 7 off of my laptop and put it on this PC build. Is it possible to do? Just trying to get out of paying an extra $100. Doubtful. The OS on the laptop is probably OEM, and as such tied to that motherboard. m 0 l Jtgrimes August 30, 2013 3:06:27 PM USAFRet said:Jtgrimes said:I do not need 2 OS's I just want to take Windows 7 off of my laptop and put it on this PC build. Is it possible to do? Just trying to get out of paying an extra $100. Doubtful. The OS on the laptop is probably OEM, and as such tied to that motherboard. So no possible way? I just need to throw down the $100. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution USAFRet a c 296 D Laptop a c 594 $ Windows 7 August 30, 2013 3:12:18 PM Correct. Win 7 OEM cannot be transferred from a laptop to a new desktop. Also, that $100 is what...10% of the total build price? Just do it. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI needed the cd to install win7 OS for the very first time on new build pc.....it start up well and I booted up from the disc, Forum I lost my original driver for Sharp camcorder mod. VL-PD3S. I have a new laptop with WIN7 O.S.. Where may I download driver? Forum SolvedI built my new computer and re-used my laptop harddrive, Win7 not genuine now. Forum SolvedCan I use my current hard drive with windows 7 installed on a new pc with no os? Forum SolvedDoes Lenovo B590 intel core i3-3110M laptop support Multi OS like (Win XP, Win7 & Win 8)? Forum SolvedUpgrading to a SSD in a new laptop question about using the OS on a new drive. Forum Purchased new PC and looking to use new SSD to instal OS (Win8.1) Forum SolvedTransfer OS from HP pavilion HDD with win7 to new home build. (Transfering HDD) Forum SolvedCan I use my laptop hard drive as my boot drive in my new pc? Forum SolvedI have 2 disks one is with win7& other contains no os just 2 partitions are there. How can i connect both hard disks in 1 pc? Forum SolvedI just got my new PC, the monitor will be a while yet, can I use my working laptop as a monitor so I can set up my PC? Forum SolvedRAID 0 to Bigger RAID 1, add SSD w/new OS (Win7) Forum PC works fine with XP but OS corrupts after 10-12 reboots on Win7 Forum Can i install Mac Os X on my Win7 PC ? Forum is it possible to install the OS (Win7) to one drive yet use a 2nd drive as the data drive but have that drive as Drice C? Forum Solvedget an OS off a dead laptop to use in a desktop Forum SolvedWill I need a new psu or win7 OS after upgrading processor? Forum SolvedCan't install win7 on my new PC Forum Can I use old laptop hard drive in new PC Forum in the BIOS (os select) it says i can choose between win7 or win8 but i had this pc before windows 8 even came out. is it safe Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !