Fresh install of activated Win 7 on a new SSD?

I need to upgrade my old SSD to a new one, but I'm not sure if Microsoft will allow me to put in my same activation code or if it will think I'm trying to re-use my code on a new system. Can I simply add a new SSD, do a fresh install of Win 7 Pro 64-bit, then activate it with the code that was used on my original install? I want to keep Win 7 because I can't stand Win 10.

I cannot clone the current SSD because that install is severely damaged to the point that a re-install/ repair on the existing installation fails.

Here's my system:
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
nVidia gtx 660ti
Asus Mobo
Intel 128GB SSD (upgrading to Samsung 250GB SSD)

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    So I think you can use the same activation code and is like 3 times or something, then call Microsoft and they will add more for ya.
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