Solved Am I able to use my Laptop's Window's 7 Recovery Discs for my Desktop? Tags: Data Recovery Laptops Desktops Windows 7 Last response: November 5, 2013 6:11 AM in Windows 7 Share RexoPair November 5, 2013 6:05:38 AM In other words, am I able to use my Laptop discs (which came with the laptop) for my PC? So I don't have to go out and re-buy Windows 7. Any help would be appreciated. More about : laptop window recovery discs desktop Phillip Corcoran a b D Laptop a c 364 $ Windows 7 November 5, 2013 6:10:50 AM No you can't. Your laptop recovery discs can only be used on your laptop, they won't work on a different make/model of computer. m 0 l Best solution USAFRet a c 308 D Laptop a c 635 $ Windows 7 November 5, 2013 6:11:23 AM No, you can't. 1. It will see the non-original hardware, and not install 2. Even if it did install, it would not activate. That copy of windows is tied to that laptop motherboard. 3. New machine = new copy of Windows. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I take the HDD out of my old desktop and put it in my new computer and still be able to use window 7? Forum can i use my friend,s recovery discs to recover windows8 on my laptop?we both have the same model,i.e.,hp pavilion g6 2226tu. Forum Solvedmy laptop has the blue screen unmountable boot volume error and it doesn't have a disc drive, how can I use windows recovery? Forum Sony vaio 4gb laptop windows 7 recovery discs download Forum when replacing hard disk am i required to use the exact same disk to be able to use the recovery disk? Forum I am using lenovo g560 but in this i am not able to use camera on windows 7& Forum How to install window 7 32 bit in 64 bit laptop.i am currently using window 8 64 bit Forum I am using lenovo g560 but in this i am not able to use camera on windows 7& Forum Solvedwindows 8 "clean" install on a new SSD, using windows 7 from recovery disc Forum i am using window 7 on toshiba laptop sattelite Pro C50 A263. but bluetooth can not find divises. And 3d games do not play, it Forum SolvedCan I Make a TOSHIBA LAPTOP RECOVERY DISC on my HP desktop for someone else? Forum SolvedMy laptop came with a remote control, but after upgrading to windows 7 I am unable to use the remote Forum Can you use a windows vista recovery disc on a windows xp laptop? Forum SolvedI want to use my Windows 7 Ultimate disc to upgrade my laptop which has Windows 7 Home loaded. Forum Windows 7 upgrade kit from Sony, Hasn't been installed, but am able to use it wi Forum SolvedUsing two different names, I am able to remote desktop into the same computer. Forum SolvedHere all of user in my office are window 7,there wi fi in laptop wi fi are not able to obtaining aumetic ip Forum I need to practice Oracle 11g but i am not able to find useful links to download Oracle 11g for windows 7, 64-bit. Please help Forum SolvedCan I use my laptop's old Windows 7 key on my new desktop? Forum My keyboard and mouse are not working even I am not able to press f8 del keys. Using 8.1 on desktop system. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !