Updated: Preserving OEM Activation in Windows Vista and Windows 7

    Add or remove software and maintain OEM activation.
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        How to add or remove software from an existing OEM-preinstalled Windows Vista or Windows 7 image while preserving the pre-activation state applied in the OEM factory.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Vista

        Microsoft Windows Vista or Windows 7
        Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK)
        Microsoft Word
      • Download this document to learn about working with your Windows image and keeping OEM activation.
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