1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
       29 Jul 2015 #1

    Can I upgrade?

    Ok., I have windows 7, I had a hard drive physical problem, so cloned my drive onto another larger faster drive. It is activated, but I get the message, this is not a varified microsoft product! Obviously it is. Can this be resolved in any way without having to purchase again?
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  2. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,351
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       29 Jul 2015 #2

    Activate by phone, that should take care of it.
    Activate using the telephone

    • Open Windows Activation by clicking the Start button , right-clicking Computer, clicking Properties, and then clicking Activate Windows now. ...
    • Click Show me other ways to activate.
    • Type your Windows 7 product key, and then click Next.
    • Click Use the automated phone system.
    Also, this is a Windows 10 forums, you should post Windows 7 questions in the Windows 7 forum (sevenforums.com).
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  3. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
       29 Jul 2015 #3

    Problem not solved

    It is a windows 10 problem as I wish to upgrade and doubt if I can. The label on the bottom of my laptop is worn and I cannot read the numbers to re-register!
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
       29 Jul 2015 #4

    Is is also activated, but I still get a message, not validated!
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