1.    29 Aug 2015 #1
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    activation


    I have win 10 on a 500gb hdd (loaded with spamware) and it is activated. I added a 160gb to the system--same motherboard--formatted it then installed win 10--how do I activate this hdd? I would like to clean install on the 500gb hdd but I wanted win 10 on other drive first.
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  2.    29 Aug 2015 #2
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    Quote Originally Posted by robert View Post
    I have win 10 on a 500gb hdd (loaded with spamware) and it is activated. I added a 160gb to the system--same motherboard--formatted it then installed win 10--how do I activate this hdd? I would like to clean install on the 500gb hdd but I wanted win 10 on other drive first.
    Settings -> Update & Security -> Activation

    What did you do when it asked you for a product key during the installation?
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  3.    29 Aug 2015 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by NavyLCDR View Post
    Settings -> Update & Security -> Activation

    What did you do when it asked you for a product key during the installation?
    I put the product key that was shown to me using Belarc Advisor, 4# set of 5,
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  4.    29 Aug 2015 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by robert View Post
    I put the product key that was shown to me using Belarc Advisor, 4# set of 5,
    So, what does Settings -> Update & Security -> Activation show? Did you upgrade the old hard disk from Windows 7, 8 or 8.1? How did the Windows 10 on the old hard disk get activated?
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