How to Update your Windows7, Windows Vista, Windows XP product key


How to Update your Windows7, Windows Vista, Windows XP product key

Windows 7
Follow these steps to change your product key in Windows 7.

Note: If you bought an edition of Windows 7 other than what's installed on your PC—for example, if you purchased Windows 7 Home Premium, and Windows 7 Ultimate is now installed on your PC—you'll need to perform a custom installation to update your product key.


· Click the Start button Picture of the Start button, right-click Computer, and then clickProperties.
· Scroll down to the bottom of the window that appears, and then, under Windows activation, click Change product key. If you're prompted for permission to continue the process, click Continue.
· Follow the instructions to change your product key and activate your copy of Windows 7.
Windows Vista
Follow these steps to change your product key in Windows Vista.


Note: If you bought an edition of Windows Vista other than what's installed on your PC—for example, if you purchased Windows Vista Home Premium, and Windows Vista Ultimate is now installed on your PC—you'll need to perform a custom installation to update your product key.


· Click the Start button Picture of the Start button, right-click Computer, and then clickProperties.
· Scroll down to the bottom of the window that appears, and then, under Windowsactivation, click Change product key. If you're prompted for permission to continue the process, click Continue.





· Follow the instructions to change your product key and activate your copy of Windows Vista.
Windows XP
Follow these steps to change your product key in Windows XP.

Note:‌ Microsoft recommends creating a > system restore point < ( Link: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17127/windows-back-up-restore ) before making any operating system changes.

To update your product key
· Open the Windows Product Key Update Tool. ( Download link: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=204141 )
· When prompted to run or save the Windows Product Key Update Tool installer, click Run.
· Follow the instructions in the installer.
After updating your product key, you will be required to activate Windows XP. ( Link: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=203867 ) If you still have issues after running the tool or with activation, visit the Windows XP Solution Center ( Link : http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=204160 ) on the Microsoft Support website for additional assistance.
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