Windows 10: How do I see my product key?

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    Windows 10 Pro & Linux Mint 17.3 Mate
       08 Jul 2016 #61

    Ztruker said: View Post
    If you got the version that matched the Windows 7 version you had, the key should have worked.

    No matter now though, glad you have it working.
    The versions matched -- both Professional. Neither the responder nor her supervisor could explain why it happened, but the bottom line is that they fixed it. At one stage she asked if she could take control of my machine, which stunned me a bit, but there was no argument when I refused.
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  2.    09 Jul 2016 #62

    Can I retrieve a windows 10 pro key from within a windows 7 OS? My win 10 decided to be corrupted, but the win 7 dual boot is still working.
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  3.    09 Jul 2016 #63

    26dipp said: View Post
    Can I retrieve a windows 10 pro key from within a windows 7 OS? My win 10 decided to be corrupted, but the win 7 dual boot is still working.
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    You can run showkey plus:
    Showkey - Windows 10 Forums

    Select the option to retrieve product key from backup. Navigate to the Windows 10 partition, Windows\System32\config folder. Load the SOFTWARE hive. Showkey will provide you with the generic product key above that all Windows 10 upgrades get from Windows 7 Pro/Ultimate to Windows 10 Pro.
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  4.    10 Jul 2016 #64

    Thank you, that I got it, The key you posted is the one I found.....
    Is this a universal upgrade key?
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  5.    10 Jul 2016 #65

    26dipp said: View Post
    Thank you, that I got it, The key you posted is the one I found.....
    Is this a universal upgrade key?
    Yep.
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