Solved is it possible to reinstall windows 8 Tags: Windows 8 Last response: September 26, 2013 10:36 PM in Windows 8 Share Mickster133 September 26, 2013 10:07:21 PM i got the cheap upgrade at the start of the year and am now building a new rig. i want to know if i can reinstall on my new rig More about : reinstall windows Best solution rolli59 a b * Windows 8 September 26, 2013 10:12:19 PM If your upgrade was over retail copy of your previous windows then yes using that retail license. Share smorizio a b * Windows 8 September 26, 2013 10:12:36 PM the oem of windows 7 or 8 is linked to the mb you install it on. if you do install it on a new rig you have to call microsoft up and say the old mb died. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mickster133 September 26, 2013 10:36:02 PM rolli59 said:If your upgrade was over retail copy of your previous windows then yes using that retail license. thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is it possible to create a backup of my PC to restore from after i re-install Windows 8? Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Reinstall Forum SolvedReinstall Windows 8 on a New Hard Drive Forum Is it possible to re-install Windows 7 by formatting "C" Drive but leaving the information on "D" Drive intact? Forum Solvedreinstall Windows 8 to new Motherboard Forum Possible partition issue during a re-install of Windows on a SSD Forum Solvedwindows 8.1 oem reinstall help! Forum SolvedCan't Re-install Windows 8 on a Newly Installed SSD on my new MSI GE60 Laptop Forum SolvedIf I replace a laptop's HDD, can I re-install Windows 8 on it without purchasing a new CD/key? Forum SolvedDo I need to reinstall Windows 8.1 to enable UEFI? Forum SolvedSecond storage problems after Windows 8.1 reinstall. Forum SolvedReinstall Windows 8 or 8.1 Forum SolvedReinstall Windows 8 onto new SSD Forum SolvedCan't make a clean reinstall with Windows 8 OEM Forum Solvedwill i need to reinstall windows 8 if i buy a new mobo and CPU? Forum SolvedHELP! I ACCIDENTALLY FORMATTED MY HDD, HOW DO I GET MY DATA BACK?!? (And reinstall Windows 8) Forum SolvedRAID-0 and Windows 8 (Don't want to reinstall) Forum Solvedhow to reinstall windows from ssd to hdd, windows 8 came preinstalled and i dont have any cd Forum SolvedHow do I delete windows 8 and reinstall windows vista Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 reinstall Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !