Vista Ultimate activation

  woodm01 21:47 27 Apr 08

I have just built a new PC and installed Vista Ultimate OEM. However, once the system had been installed I discovered I had a duff motherboard, which is being returned to the shop tomorrow (Gigabyte).

I am exchanging this for an Asus P5K-Premium motherboard, but will I be okay to re-activate Vista ?

  hssutton 22:28 27 Apr 08

I had a same problem approx 12 months ago, a brief phonecall to Microsoft resulted in my OEM version being re-activated.

Talk nicely to the person on the other end of the phone and maybe you will get a similar result.

  woodm01 22:05 29 Apr 08

Sorted, many thanks :-)

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

How to get Windows 10 for free | How to install Windows 10: There is still a way to avoid paying…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Alex Chinneck’s giant ice cube Christmas tree at Kings Cross

Apple rumours & predictions 2017: The iPhone 8, new iPads, and everything else you should expect fr7…