Solved About Win7 64bit OEM edition for new PC Tags: New Build Hardware Oem Motherboards Systems Last response: September 9, 2012 7:23 PM in Systems Share broodfusion September 8, 2012 12:52:08 AM So is it true that this version of win7: http://www.amazon.com/Windows-Premium-64bit-System-Buil... will lock you in if you decide to upgrade say any other parts other than the mobo? So if some parts of your hardware broke and you had a new one replace it, win7 won't recognize it? Or is it just the motherboard ? More about : win7 64bit oem edition | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution TheBigTroll Motherboard Authority September 8, 2012 1:09:32 AM no. windows will need a new activation if you change the motherboard. changing anything else should be fine. even if you are changing motherboards, you can call microsoft about it and they will figure something out for you | Report abuse broodfusion September 9, 2012 7:23:49 PM Best answer selected by broodfusion. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>About Win7 64bit OEM edition for new PC> Related ressources: ForumInstalling Win7 OEM on a new hard drive ForumVista 32-bit install OEM Win7 64-Bit ForumCan I upgrade mobo, or is OEM win7 locked? ForumRe-licensing Win7 OEM ForumWin7 OEM and new motherboard ForumRe-installing OEM Win7 Pro on new SSD ForumGames on Win7 and/or 64-bit ForumBought an unnecessary Windows 7 home premium 64bit OEM ForumWhat will happen to my Win7 OEM license when upgrading to Win8? Forum[Solved] 32bit Program No longer Working On 64bit Win7 ForumUpgrading to 8 from OEM 7 ForumUpgrading from 32bit to 64bit Windows 8 ForumWin xp 32bit is fine, but win7 64bit bsods constantly ForumCan I upgrade from 32-Bit WinXP Pro to 64-Bit Win7 Home Premium ? Forum[ New Build] Good gaming and editing PC under $600 ForumWin7 64bit upgrade different from clean install? ForumWin7 OEM + upgrading MB ForumHTPC Mobo+CPU ~$150 ForumClean Win7 install on new HDD, only stable in Safe Mode ForumAbout laptop and amd again More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !