Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1.    13 Aug 2015 #11
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 7,650
    Windows 10 IoT

    Ditto, to the "Windows 10 will not write any product key to your BIOS nor will it read Windows 7/8/8.1 keys from bios." Have a look at this, Microsoft quietly rewrites its activation rules for Windows 10

    Also, for future reference, you don't have to install 8.0 and upgrade to 8.1 anymore. This install media , will let you install and activate with a Windows 8.0 key, even OEM embedded keys. Accepts Windows 8.1 keys too.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    14 Aug 2015 #12
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    win 8.1

    Okey, it was the version of windows I wanted to install.
    I downloaded and installed Win10 pro x64, but this time without the 'N' and it went smoothly. No problems from there. No asking for a key, no bluescreens
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3.    14 Aug 2015 #13
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 3,824
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.105

    Good job, pays to be persistent.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Windows 10 Installation asks for but rejects password
My laptop received news that I could download and install Windows Pro 10. Everything went sweet until it ask me for my password to continue. I put the 4 digit password that I have been using since I bought this laptop last May. It would not...
Installation and Setup
Windows 10 asks for password coming out of sleepbut not after being po
Windows 10 asks for password when it comes out of sleep but not after it is powered on. I really need it to require password starting up. If this helps, I don't have an option to in settings: 27931 edit: realized only part of title fit in.
AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
Solved WINDOWS 10 always asks for delete confirmation.
I have unchecked delete confirmation in the recycle bin properties, but whenever I delete a file or folder on a removable drive or a network drive, the delete confirmation pops up. This does not happen on Windows 7 or 8.
General Support
How to skip the boot selection option on start up
Just want to check something, I am running 8.1 and 10 in dual boot, but when the time comes to running 10 on it's own how do I get rid of the OS boot selection option at start up? I know that MSCONFIG has options but it will not allow me to set...
Installation and Setup
Outlook always asks for a password...
hi guys, i know this problem exists for years already, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013. I tried everything, like deleting the credential in Credential Manager. Recreating the user account does not help, tried that, problem comes...
Browsers and Email
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:57.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 10 Forums