I did something similar with my laptop running Win10 Retail, upgraded from Win8. You're about to sell your computer, but you want to keep the license. I don't know where you read that was a good idea, but it was not. Is it possible to do such a thing? Step 4 — In the next screen, again select the hard drive and this time do a click on Optimize button as depicted in the screenshot below. Is it possible to do such a thing? And here are two ways for you to easily and safely. How much total used space is on the current C partition? The technician is reluctant and says something like this is not possible.
The laptop's internal components are a bit delicate due to some damage , so I decide to get it done by a local technician. They also like to sell their licenses through different channels and mediums and in different flavors. Feb 10, 2016 My old computer was a windows 8 that was upgraded to windows 10. You do not have to worry you cannot active it on, even you do not have to reinstall Windows. We suggest you a list that you may need in the process.
You bought a new computer or a laptop and you are selling the old one. Step 2 — A window with a title Optimize drives will appear on the screen. I'll be checking with their excellent support this week. If it is the former, check out this post. I am using Windows 10 on both machines. The Windows 10 license is not free whether you are a home user or an enterprise user, there is a price to pay.
Wait for the format to complete and do away with all the items on the old drive. Here, you should see all your user folders in that location. Click on Next and simply sit back and relax, maybe make yourself an coffee because it is going to take some time. I do have Macrium Reflect that may do the job. Explorer defaults to opening this page when you open a new window. While in most scenarios, transferring a Windows 10 license product key to another device isn't something that regular users need to do, there are many situations when such process may come in handy.
Clonezilla from my experience is the fastest. The cloning utility will start copying the data. Nov 30, 2015 How do I transfer photos from my Win 10 Computer to an Amazon Fire 7in Tablet Just wondering if I need an App? For instance, if you uninstall a Windows 10 Home product key, you can only activate another computer running the Home edition. The process returns the code 0x004f034 The Microsoft Account method does not work The chat bot doesn't come up with anything helpful I don't. How much total used space is on the current C partition? They reinstalled windows and got it working again. I'm stuck-up in the whole process and unable to do my work properly. Make a right-click on the folders one by one and select Properties.
See our for more details. Windows setup should have detected the product key for Home and not gave the choice to install Pro. It happens with all the usb ports 3 on each system. Discussion in '' started by YashGawande,. Sorry but one last question Could I just wipe my ssd, plug it in, and run the windows bootable iso disk? From one Windows 7 machine to a Windows 10 machine, transferring a video file over wifi, I'm averaging anywhere from 300 kbps to 1 mb.
You may have to select the Windows edition at this stage. You're right, this time it never asked me for a code, or which version, it says that windows home is activated with a digital license linked to my account. At this point, you just need to do a clean install on the new drive. Please post the results of showkey plus from this forum. I created a disk image of the old Dell computer to an external drive, How do I move the disk image from the external drive to the new computer. If this describes your situation, you'll be better off deleting the empty data partition and expanding C: to use the entire available drive space.
In this guide, we're focusing on the consumer channel, but it worth noting that Microsoft distributes licenses through a number of channels, which may include different licensing rules. But I don't know how to get that whole list into my new laptop's Firefox bookmarks. After that, run the software and tap Start button in the lower right corner of its interface to move on. Oct 1, 2015 Just set up new computer with windows 10 and am trying to figure out correct procedure to transfer old email, pics, documents, etc from the old computer running vista? I think you'd be better off addressing the partition sizing first. I recently got 2 new 1tb hard drives.