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Windows 8 Enterprise To Windows 8 Pro. RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have Windows 8 Enterprise Installed and which is not activated yet. (Just trying windows 8).

    Now, I have Windows 8 Pro activation key from my MSDN account. Can I change the edition without re-installing every thing?

    Friday, October 12, 2012 2:52 AM

Answers

  • I have Windows 8 Enterprise Installed and which is not activated yet. (Just trying windows 8).

    Now, I have Windows 8 Pro activation key from my MSDN account. Can I change the edition without re-installing every thing?

    Hi

    No, the Enterprise edition can only be activated using a Volume License (MAK) product key.

    You will need to perform a clean install with the Windows 8 Pro edition.

    Regards

    Friday, October 12, 2012 7:11 AM
    Moderator

All replies

  • I have Windows 8 Enterprise Installed and which is not activated yet. (Just trying windows 8).

    Now, I have Windows 8 Pro activation key from my MSDN account. Can I change the edition without re-installing every thing?

    Hi

    No, the Enterprise edition can only be activated using a Volume License (MAK) product key.

    You will need to perform a clean install with the Windows 8 Pro edition.

    Regards

    Friday, October 12, 2012 7:11 AM
    Moderator
  • Thank you. Ronnie.
    Friday, October 12, 2012 7:26 AM