Solved Windows 7 OEM Clean Install without OPK?? Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Clean Install OEM Last response: October 9, 2012 12:53 PM in Windows 7 Share kr6727 October 9, 2012 10:25:19 AM Will Windows 7 OEM disk install without using OEM Preinstallation Kit (opk)? The OEM package say it MUST be installed using the OPK. I dont recall if XP OEM had this "requirement". More about : windows oem clean install opk Best solution te100 a b $ Windows 7 October 9, 2012 12:30:37 PM OEM versions of Windows 7 are identical to Full License Retail versions except for the following: - OEM versions do not offer any free Microsoft direct support from Microsoft support personnel - OEM licenses are tied to the very first computer you install and activate it on - OEM versions allow all hardware upgrades except for an upgrade to a different model motherboard - OEM versions cannot be used to directly upgrade from an older Windows operating system you dont need opk Share kr6727 October 9, 2012 12:53:12 PM Thanks TE100, I didn't want to deal with OPK. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kr6727 October 9, 2012 12:53:34 PM Best answer selected by kr6727. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 7 Pro OEm, skip OPK? Forum Windows 7 Clean install with format or without? I'm not sure which to do. Forum Windows 7 OEM Clean Install Forum Windows 7 OEM Clean Install Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 OEM Clean install BSOD looping Forum SolvedClean Win7 install on new SSD with OEM License? Forum SolvedClean install with windows 8.1 oem disc on new ssd before formatting old hdd Forum SolvedHow to install clean copy of Windows 8.1 on OEM machine that doesn't come with activation key sticker Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8.1 OEM on another Computer without a Product Key? Forum SolvedWindows 8 OEM clean install. Forum SolvedJust got SSD. Want to do clean install, but already used W7 OEM on HDD? Forum SolvedQuestions about New Windows 7/OPK Forum Xp OEM requires use of OPK for install ? Forum SolvedWindows 8 OEM question about Clean Installing. Forum SolvedReplace Windows 8 with Windows 7 (Clean install) Forum Clean install of windows 8 for a new motherboard without disks? Forum SolvedOEM mobo broke, is there a way to get a new product key, without dropping $100 on a new Windows 7 DVD? Forum SolvedShould I install the full retail version of Windows 8.1 on my Windows 7 OEM PC? Forum SolvedClean Install to Windows 7 Forum Reinstall of Windows 7 OEM without Disc to SSD? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !