Vista product key after upgrading to windows 8 Tags: Virtual Machine Desktops Windows Vista Windows 8 Last response: November 1, 2012 12:18 AM in Windows 8 Share Greykeymedia October 31, 2012 11:44:29 PM Hello, Well I was thinking, if I upgrade my current dell desktop that shipped with vista to windows 8 after I upgrade will I be able to use my vista product key to activate vista on another machine/ virtual machine? Thank you in advance! More about : vista product key upgrading windows The_Prophecy a b * Windows 8 November 1, 2012 12:18:59 AM No. That key is tied to the Dell machine. It cannot be used anywhere else. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading to Windows 8 from Windows 7 but using a friends product key? Forum Solveddowngrade windows 8 using windows 7 upgrade media and win 7 upgrade product key Forum Solvedwhat happens to an upgraded windows 8.1 after using the one key recovery system? Forum Solvedmy key doesn't work after I upgrade windows 8 to 8.1 pro Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8.1 OEM on another Computer without a Product Key? Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Product Key Question Forum SolvedCan I reuse my Windows 8.1 product key? Forum Solvedhow much is a windows 8.1 pro product key? Forum Solvedhow much is a windows 8.1 pro product key? Forum SolvedCan i reinstall windows vista using product key on sticker ? Forum where can I get an os cd for a clean install for my acer aspire 5920g with windows vista. have original product key. Forum Solvedhow to find product key for windows 8 Forum SolvedNo Windows 8 product key stickers = legitimate customers pay. Class action lawsuit? Forum Solvedinstalling windows 8 with a usb and product key Forum SolvedFind windows 8 Product key on hp envy desktop. Forum SolvedWindows 8 product key problem Forum SolvedInstalled 32-bit Windows 8 (w/ Product Key). Want windows 64 bit. Help Forum get message may be illegal for windows vista plus need product key Forum SolvedHow do you install Windows 8 with only a product key? Forum how to activate windows7 professional after re-installation where change the product key is not in my computer's property Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !