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Microsoft usually has a 1 software per unit agreement that you either knowingly or unknowingly agree to when you use the operating system...You can contact them and purchase a new COA license and use your current disc.....But here is something better....If you have bought a pre-built system, like a HP, Dell, eMachine bla bla bla...just go on line and find the company's customer support 800 number. Call them up and tell them that you need some discs. Tell them that you cought a virus that has crippled your system and you need factory discs. They will mail you them free of charge. However if you built your system then your only choice is to buy a COA license. (If you were talking about copying the contents of your hard drive and puting them on a different hard drive...sorry it dont work like that.
You cannot do this, you need valid copy of Windows for each machine, or you will not be able to receive critical updates, which are.... critical.
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