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Originally Posted by ABcephei View Post

i was just told last night that if i use my product key once i can't ever use it again, but i read before that you can use each product key on up to 3 computers. so, if i used it already i'll have to purchase win 7 again?
depends if you ordered an oem or retail key
post #12 of 14
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i was just told last night that if i use my product key once i can't ever use it again, but i read before that you can use each product key on up to 3 computers. so, if i used it already i'll have to purchase win 7 again?

No if you're re-installing on the same physical machine, it's OK to use your key again. thumb.gif
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post #13 of 14
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Originally Posted by afroman1 View Post

depends if you ordered an oem or retail key

i have a retail product key
post #14 of 14
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Originally Posted by ABcephei View Post

i have a retail product key
you can use it again
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