Solved OEM hardware change Tags: Hardware Windows 7 Hard Drives OEM Last response: September 29, 2012 9:13 AM in Windows 7 Share TechGeek_20 September 22, 2012 4:27:11 PM I have Windows 7 Home Premium OEM version, I have already changed my PSU and know i would like to add an SSD and replace my old HDD with the new HDD. Will it stop working if I do that? More about : oem hardware change Best solution ss202sl a b $ Windows 7 September 22, 2012 4:31:54 PM The OEM license is tied to the motherboard. You can replace or upgrade anything else without any issues. If your motherboard goes out, you can replace it with the same exact(model) board, and still be OK. Share TechGeek_20 September 29, 2012 9:13:09 AM Best answer selected by TechGeek_20. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOEM gpu change help Forum SolvedWhat hardware can I upgrade with Windows 7 OEM? Forum SolvedHow to get a new OEM sticker, and what if I change mobo? Forum hardware upgrade or downgrade on WINDOWS 7 Professional OEM Forum Solvederror: Windows failed to start. Recent hardware/ software change Forum SolvedLOL FPS dropping since hardware change Forum SolvedChange Tom's Hardware Username Forum Solvedwindows8 activation after hardware change Forum SolvedDo I have to reinstall my OS after a major hardware change? Forum SolvedWhat hardware can be upgraded on a OEM OS? Forum SolvedWindows 7 Detected change in Hardware Forum Solvedhardware change to make Forum OEM computer, change case Forum SolvedDoubts about change hardware Forum SolvedI need to change some hardware Forum Select Drives Aren't Recognized In BIOS/Windows 8.1 After Hardware Change Forum can i change the cpu with windows 8 oem Forum can i change the cpu with windows 8 oem Forum SolvedWindows won't start, Error: Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might have caused the issue after yo Forum SolvedLoading backup img after ram hardware change Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !