Solved Windows 7 upgrade liscencing Tags: Windows 7 Windows XP Last response: December 28, 2009 2:34 AM in Windows 7 Share Attila_the_pun December 27, 2009 11:35:32 PM If one upgrades from a volume liscence copy of XP does that render the volume liscence useless? More about : windows upgrade liscencing sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 December 28, 2009 12:46:30 AM No. The Win 7 install kit just looks to see if the previous version is installed, it doesn't validate or care what the previous version's license is. Attila_the_pun December 28, 2009 12:50:45 AM What I mean is will the old liscence still function, I am under the impression that when you upgrade it makes the old liscence useless, is that true? Related resources Need windows 7 for at least 2 pcs, maybe up to 4 with one liscence. - Forum AMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture - Forum Media Player 11 - Forum Need urgent help with windows 7 ! - Forum One copy of windows 7 on two pc's?? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 December 28, 2009 2:16:25 AM Share In actuality, the old version doesn't even have to be activated - so I can't imagine that the status of the old license is affected in any way. Attila_the_pun December 28, 2009 2:34:35 AM Thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHow to change 64 bit windows 7 to 32 bit? ForumNew cpu & mobo...do i need a new copy of windows ? ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumFinally a benefit for windows 7 pro Forum[Solved] Rapidshare not working on Windows 7 ForumGames not working on windows 7 ForumP5w dh deluxe bios drivers for windows 7 ForumWindows 7 / XP Dual-boot questions. ForumWindows Live Mail Question... ForumATI 5770+Windows 7 Desktop with no icons or taskbar ForumEdit boot ini for xp and windows 7 ForumInstall Inno3d GTX 260 FreezerX2 Windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !