Windows 8 Pro download

Have downloaded windows 8 pro upgrade to my pc...do I have to purchase 2nd download for laptop? Patrick
 

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Last updated November 24, 2018 Views 533 Applies to:
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Yes, you will need to purchase another product key if you plan to install it on another computer.

 

How to purchase additional keys:

Press Windows key + X

Click System

Click View details in Windows Activation

Click the link: Buy Windows for another computer

http://www.windows.com/buy

 

Yes, you might be prompted to go through the install routine with just the 5 mb web installer, but you don't actually have to do the download, just make the acquisition and the product key will be presented to you in the Upgrade Assistant (you will also have a copy sent to your email address).

 

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