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 231 $ 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 258 D Laptop a c 520 $ 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 Sony vaio 4gb laptop windows 7 recovery discs download Forum my laptop has the blue screen unmountable boot volume error and it doesn't have a disc drive, how can I use windows recovery? 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 window 7 on toshiba laptop sattelite Pro C50 A263. but bluetooth can not find divises. And 3d games do not play, it Forum Solvedwindows 8 "clean" install on a new SSD, using windows 7 from recovery disc Forum I am using lenovo g560 but in this i am not able to use camera on windows 7& Forum SolvedMy laptop came with a remote control, but after upgrading to windows 7 I am unable to use the remote Forum SolvedUsing two different names, I am able to remote desktop into the same computer. Forum I am using lenovo g560 but in this i am not able to use camera on windows 7& Forum Can you use a windows vista recovery disc on a windows xp laptop? 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 SolvedCould I Use Any Lenovo Windows 8 Recovery Disc on My IdeaCentre K410? Forum Windows 7 upgrade kit from Sony, Hasn't been installed, but am able to use it wi Forum SolvedCan I use my laptop's old Windows 7 key on my new desktop? Forum SolvedWhat about for other versions? I have Windows 7 home premium and need to be able to use IE 8 or 9. Forum SolvedI am not able to connect (wireless) a windows 8 laptop or notebook to a Netgear WNDR3400V2 router. Forum SolvedUsing laptop hardrive to boot windows 7 onto desktop Forum Free Download recovery disc for toshiba laptop windows 7 home premium OA 64 bit Forum Can I Make a TOSHIBA LAPTOP RECOVERY DISC on my HP desktop for someone else? Forum SolvedCan i use the windows 7 disk supplied with my dell laptop to update my desktop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !