Buying software on eBay
January 31, 2005
| || |I want to install Windows XP Home Edition Upgrade
but I haven't purchased it yet because I'm a bit leery about buying it from eBay. The seller insists the package is new and includes the COA. Can these products be installed successfully again on a different PC?
| |This is a tricky question.
From what you describe, it sounds like this meets Microsoft's criteria for transferring ownership. Here's a knowledge base article
from Microsoft on the subject.
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