Activation Key Doesn't Work For Clean Install?!?! Tags: Clean Install Windows 8 Alienware Last response: April 8, 2013 8:35 AM in Windows 8 Share CC268 December 29, 2012 1:51:26 AM Just did a complete clean install of Windows 8 Pro...only to find out I can't do this? I have my Alienware Windows 7 installation disk still...Is there some sort of work around for this?? More about : activation key work clean install CC268 December 29, 2012 2:14:22 AM Thankfully I found a solution! abbadon_34 December 29, 2012 2:26:59 AM If only all questions were so easy. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WyomingKnott April 8, 2013 8:35:26 AM CC268 said:Thankfully I found a solution! Share it with us for the benefit of the next confused poster, please. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWindows8 Pro Activation Key ForumIs threre clean Install option in Windows 8 Pro? ForumHow to clean install windows 7 on a new ssd if its already on old ssd and you do ForumOEM Disk Won't Accept Product Key Clean Install (Home Basic/Business) ForumHow to do clean install ASUS laptop didn't come with disk ForumRepair Install and bypassing Activation ForumActivation after upgrading HDD question ForumClean Install Windows 7 Professional From x86 to x64) ForumHow to clean hdd after ssd install ? ForumNeed a Clean Install of Windows 7 Home Premium ForumDell windows 7 reinstallation dvd for clean install ForumHow to go 32 bit to 64 bit, (Yes i know it requires a clean install ) ForumError 0x80070002 while making a clean install of windows 7 x64 ForumHow to install and active a windows 8 after change a hard drive? ForumClean windows 7 install on a laptop ForumHow to install windows7 starter, with only activation key ForumActivation key ForumNeed help ForumI bought a refurbished hard drive and i am trying to install windows 8 on the PC Forum[Solved] Questions on using Win8 Upgrade for Clean Install and such (Help) More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !