Windows 7 upgrade version questions

ok i have a windows 7 ultimate upgrade  that i bought at staples,on my old toshiba laptop that has a broken screen, so i wanted to buy a new one but the only thing is i was saving for a imac and wanted a moc os x and a windows 7 os now that you know my situation this leads me to my questions

1.Can i move the product key from my old broken laptop to a new one (like in question 2)

2.Can i do a clean install on a mac using bootcamp and use the product key from my old laptop that broke from above with the upgrade windows 7 ultimate.

 

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Last updated March 20, 2018 Views 659 Applies to:
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Question #1) Yes you can move the Windows 7 upgrade product key to the new PC, phone activation may be required.

#2) No if the old laptop had an OEM product key then that product key is tied to the Laptop and can not be moved.

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for question 2 it is the windows 7 upgrade version that i want to do a clean install on a mac using bootcamp.As far as telling if its a OEM version i don't know but  i think since the answer for question 1 was yes i can move the product key then question 2 would be yes.I dont know.

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