Windows 7: How to locate product (license) key for activation?

Now that the Windows 7 RC is out, and the official general availability date has been announced, it's a great time to talk about Windows activation and how it's going to work. For customers who’re already familiar with activating Windows Vista this’ll feel pretty familiar and, as far as the user experience goes, it's not to different from […]

Now that the Windows 7 RC is out, and the official general availability date has been announced, it's a great time to talk about Windows activation and how it's going to work. For customers who’re already familiar with activating Windows Vista this’ll feel pretty familiar and, as far as the user experience goes, it's not to different from Windows XP. Activation is the initial process by which a Windows running on a PC is determined to be properly licensed and genuine, and it's really quick and easy. If you’re running the Windows 7 Beta, read about expiration and moving to Windows 7 RC. If you’re running Windows 7 RC, check out some frequently asked questions for the Windows 7 RC, including how to locate your product key for activation.

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Alex Kochis