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Can I install win7 on a new rig like this?

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October 11, 2012 11:02:42 PM

Well, a couple of questions, if I put a new mobo on an old HDD that already had a working win7 registered, I know that It will get mad at the new mobo and not work, but would it give me like 30 days or something? Because I know if I get get on the OS I can download it off the internet.


If not, can I take a USB with cracked win7 and just install like that? What buttons would I press?


Also on Dell 2320 All-In-One, suppose I took out its CPU and HDD and then only used its screen, would that work?

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October 11, 2012 11:10:03 PM
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I was with you up until you mentioned a cracked copy of Win 7, so expect this thread to be locked in 3...2...1...
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October 11, 2012 11:26:52 PM

Yea.....this thread is going to be closed pretty soon.

Don't use cracked Windows.

Just get the Windows from the HDD in the all-in-one and put it in there. If you have the install disc, use it. If not, borrow an install disc from a friend and use the CD Key that came with the Dell all in one.

Then you are probably going to have to use the phone service.

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October 11, 2012 11:37:51 PM

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October 11, 2012 11:37:52 PM

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