Windows 10 Home Upgrade to Pro using OEM Disc and key

Hello

I am trying to upgrade a Windows 10 Home PC to Pro using a physical OEM disk and key.

Is this possible without doing a fresh install.

I tried changing the product key but the OEM key is not accepted.

Thanks

FRJ

 

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Last updated June 1, 2020 Views 20,194 Applies to:
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Here is what you can do, use the default Windows 10 Pro key to perform an Easy Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro:

How to Perform an Easy Upgrade in Windows 10

Pro - VK7JG-NPHTM-C97JM-9MPGT-3V66T

After upgrading, just click Start > Settings > Update & security > Activation > change the product key.

Enter your Windows 10 Pro OEM product key, click OK and restart.

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