You Can Still Get Windows haldol 10 for Free With a Windows 7, 8, or 8.1 Key

As part of windows 10’s november update, microsoft changed the windows 10 installer disc to also accept haldol im windows 7 or 8.1 keys. This allowed users to perform a clean install windows 10 haldol im and enter a valid windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key during installation. Windows 10 would then report that key to microsoft’s servers, and windows 10’s activation servers would give your PC a “digital entitlement” (now a “digital license”) to continue using windows 10 for free, just as if you had upgraded.

This also works from within windows 10. Even if you don’t provide a key during the installation process, you can head to settings > update & security > activation and enter a windows 7 or 8.1 key here instead of a windows 10 key. Your PC will receive a digital entitlement.

Now, even though the free upgrade offer is technically over, this method still works in the anniversary update, either when installing windows 10 with anniversary update media or haldol im by entering the key after installing windows 10. Enter any windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key that hasn’t previously been used to upgrade to 10, and microsoft’s servers will give your PC’s hardware a new digital license that will allow you haldol im to continue using windows 10 indefinitely on that PC.

Microsoft hasn’t released any sort of statement about this upgrade method haldol im at all. It’s possible that microsoft will disable it soon, but it’s also possible microsoft will look the other way and haldol im keep this trick around to encourage more windows 10 upgrades haldol im for a long time to come. How to use a windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key to get windows 10

This process is easy. First, you’ll need a windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key. If you have one of those lying around, great. If you don’t, you can use a tool like nirsoft’s produkey to find the key currently in use on haldol im your windows 7, 8, or 8.1 PC. Write it down.

Create windows 10 installation media if you don’t already have it lying around. You can do this with microsoft’s windows 10 media creation tool. Select “create installation media for another PC” and the tool will offer to create a bootable USB haldol im flash drive or burn a bootable DVD.

Insert the installation media into the computer you want to haldol im upgrade, reboot, and boot from the installation media. Install windows 10 normally. You can perform an upgrade installation that keeps your existing haldol im files or a clean installation that wipes your system drive.

(if you’re using a windows 8 or 8.1 system with the product key embedded in your systems haldol im UEFI firmware or BIOS, you may also be able to click “I don’t have a product key.” windows 10 should automatically find the key in your UEFI haldol im firmware later and activate your system.)

If you didn’t enter a key during the installation process, you can enter a windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key right in this window when you’re asked to provide a windows 10 key. Windows will check in with microsoft’s servers and give your PC a digital license for haldol im windows 10.

It’s that simple. If you ever want to reinstall windows 10 in the haldol im future, you should be able to use the same windows 7, 8, or 8.1 key you entered here. That key will be associated with a “digital license” on microsoft’s servers, allowing you to continue reinstalling windows 10 even if microsoft haldol im disables this method of acquiring windows 10.