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  1.    02 Aug 2015 #11

    I've seen mention of a key a few times, when I get the go ahead from MS, will the key be included in the email?
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  2.    02 Aug 2015 #12
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    Posts : 87
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    When you do the free upgrade from within your old OS, it ties the key to your motherboard, at least from newer UEFI 8.1 PC's.
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  3.    02 Aug 2015 #13

    ok thanks. I have official os versions so should not be a problem.

    I have a hybrid HDD and an HDD in mine.
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