Solved Win 10 Pro (EN) doesn't accept my Win 8 Pro (EN) license

July 30, 2015 at 06:30:32
Specs: Windows 8.1
i've windows 10 pro en but it won't accept my windows 8 pro en license.
why?
i don't think they will answer the phone these days

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#1
July 30, 2015 at 09:56:06
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Usually happens if you try to install Windows 10 as a "clean" installation from boot instead of installing it as an upgrade from within your existing Windows 8.

To do a "clean" install you have to jump a few hurdles first:

http://lifehacker.com/how-to-do-a-c...


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#2
July 30, 2015 at 15:28:19
so how much time i need to wait before installing windows 8 again which will allow me then to install windows 10 which will allow me to install then a fresh installment?
i've heard it could take some time before i can get the 10 the "right" way

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