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Old 12-18-2010, 11:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I bought I believe a 64 bit premium system builder OEM for my new PC. My question is if my Mobo stops to work down the road...and I have to get a new one, am I to get a new OS as well?
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Simply, yes. OEM installs are tied to the motherboard; if you get a new one, it thinks you've got a whole new computer. You can ring them up to reactivate it though.
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