With preinstalled computers from factory you should never need to buy anything. They do actually track that stuff. A PC with preinstalled Windows 8...the license key exists in the motherboard. Score 0 USAFRet a c 1296 * Windows 8 a c 780 V Motherboard December 13, 2014 9:31:48 AM jamesbones626 said:USAFRet said:Quote:Well lets say this. weblink
Score 0 molokow May 5, 2015 12:19:06 AM jamesbones626 said:I have a used computer with windows 8. Here is the web site that says that this can be done. But i still need to test it. To me, that does not sound right.
With preinstalled computers from factory you should never need to buy anything. Welcome to the world of PC repair. Score 0 jamesbones626 December 14, 2014 9:37:51 AM USAFRet said:This what happens when you obtain a used PC of unknown heritage. I do not have the original hard drive, so i do not have the original recover partition or any of that.
As long as the mother board is still the same. He said that is fine. Would i be able to get the recovery from asus for free? Dell Windows 8 Product Key This estimate is an average only.
Step 1: Open the file downloaded and look for the “Setup” file, the file type should be an “Application”. I have a computer for my girlfirend that may or may not have a non genuine windows 8 because i may or may not have lost the key. They can't even give you an oem install or a new serial key. Im trying to spend as little as possible for it.and it came with windows 8.
Can this genuine key be the embedded oem already preinstalled in computer? Windows 8.1 [version] [32 Or 64 Bit] Generic Key Just ignore it... It will detect the key and install windows. http://www.macrium.com/reflectfree.aspx It copys the information on such a basic level the PC booted like nothing had changed.
So i downloaded windows 8 and 8.1 so i will have 2 product keys for windows! http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2419936/install-pre-installed-windows-key-hard-drive-rebuilding-laptop-mother-board-key-hdd.html I installed windows 8 over 10 times and i even tried 8.1. Retrieve Windows 8 Product Key From Bios Even if its windows 7. Windows Oem Product Key Tool Which is impossible to find, asus nor microsoft gives it out.
So i downloaded windows 8 and 8.1 so i will have 2 product keys for windows! have a peek at these guys Installation and Use Rights. "The DreamSpark Subscription and software may not be shared, transferred, resold, assigned or used to develop or maintain your own administrative or IT systems." (emphasis mine) Score i would only be able to sell it for the same price i paid to fix it at that point. Well, lets say this: "a. How To Get Windows 7 Product Key From Bios
They don't come like that. Usually you would want to make that as soon as you get a new windows for future reference Score 0 jamesbones626 December 13, 2014 11:14:00 AM USAFRet said:jamesbones626 said: SO PRETTY Here is the web site that says that this can be done. http://phpbbinstallers.net/product-key/product-key-for-windows-8-1.html I plan on installing it with no product key.
I have a spare hard drive i was going to try it on to see if it works. Find Windows 8 Product Key From Command Prompt If you are using Google Chrome browser, the file will be downloaded automatically. They don't come like that.
And you cannot buy a hard drive with Windows preinstalled. Score 0 USAFRet a c 1296 * Windows 8 a c 780 V Motherboard December 12, 2014 9:56:08 AM jamesbones626 said:USAFRet said:Your best bet is to contact Asus and get/buy whatever http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=317630 thats is the download of windows 8. How To Get Windows 10 Product Key From Bios Add the key -- now here is the thing..
Or you could create a USB recovery drive from another 8.1 or 8 OEM preinstalled computer and use it on the computer with the new drive. Install it and go to store, update to windows 8.1 and then click on activate windows in settings. The detection is very robust and if it doesn't work repeat the step 2-3 times. http://phpbbinstallers.net/product-key/product-key-for-windows-8.html Kevin 06:34:01 am I'm not sure most likely the warranty has ended i'm sure 6/4/2013 maybe Tamara M. 06:34:54 am Yes, I do see that the unit is ot of warranty.
It will ask for a key. Includes multiple keys of just about everything. b. Get the answer jamesbones626 December 12, 2014 9:49:10 AM USAFRet said:Your best bet is to contact Asus and get/buy whatever recovery set they have.
Well lets just say I'm not dealing with dreamspark. Score 0 Can't find your answer ?