Get license for Windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit (HDD corrupt)

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by dnggiang, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. dnggiang

    dnggiang MDL Novice

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    Dear All,
    I have laptop Sony Vaio VPCEB32EG with OS Windows 7 Home basic 64 bit. But now laptop's HDD was corrupted, I have to replace with new HDD. How can I get back license for my laptop now? I don't have any DVD to backup Rescuse Partion!
    Please help me!
     
  2. dnggiang

    dnggiang MDL Novice

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    Thank you, I found "Sony Vaio" in the link your give, but could you please have detail how can I use that?
    Acorrding to my understand:
    - Will find image of Windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit
    - Install windows
    - active "oem-cert.xrm-ms"
    - active key (can I use the key of my laptop?)
     
  3. NICK@NUMBER11

    NICK@NUMBER11 MDL Expert

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  4. dnggiang

    dnggiang MDL Novice

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    Thank you for support
     
  5. dnggiang

    dnggiang MDL Novice

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    Can anybody help me just once more question! I am going to install Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit for this laptop. Will it have any trouble because original OS was Home basic 64 Bit?
     
  6. tcntad

    tcntad MDL Guru

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    No, why would it be any problems?
    Just install:)
     
  7. NICK@NUMBER11

    NICK@NUMBER11 MDL Expert

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    Dont forget to grab the drivers from sony website too...