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how to reinstall same os in same virtual machine? Is new key needed?

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February 22, 2014 11:16:52 AM

Have installed and activated Win 7 ultimate in a virtual machine under hyper-v. I now need to reinstall it. Will I have to produce a new key for activation?
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February 22, 2014 11:32:18 AM

gadya said:
Have installed and activated Win 7 ultimate in a virtual machine under hyper-v. I now need to reinstall it. Will I have to produce a new key for activation?


Yes. The VM is a different 'PC'. It needs its own license.
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February 22, 2014 1:09:42 PM

Don't think so Usafret if I reinstall in the same VM?
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February 22, 2014 1:25:52 PM

gadya said:
Don't think so Usafret if I reinstall in the same VM?


Oh....reinstalling in the 'same' VM? No...you shouldn't need a new license.
I thought you meant the host PC and the VM on the same license.
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