1.    14 May 2016 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 115
    Windows 8

    Upgrading motherboard - activation

    I have upgraded my motherboard to a much later version. On the previous motherboard I had the the insider version for about the last year. I have the iso for build 10041 for example.

    Can I get the insider version to run without installing and activating another version of Windows?
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  2.    14 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Posts : 21,206
    Dual Boot 10 Pro v1607 10 Pro rs2 build 14951

    Short answer no. You need to join the insider program from a qualifying OS otherwise it will not activate with a new motherboard.
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  3.    15 May 2016 #3
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
    Posts : 941
    Windows 10 Pro,

    Unfortunately you need to purchase a new copy of Windows 10 and then re-activate the insider program on your new motherboard.
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