Save this Windows 8 Developer Preview Product License Serial Key

Some of you may have installed the Windows 8 Developer Preview Edition, to check it out. While installing it, you would not have been asked for the license key.

But when and if you need to reset or reinstall this operating system, you may be asked to enter a license key.

So which key do you use!?

This forum thread over at Microsoft, answers this question.

If you need to reinstall Windows Developer Preview or use the Reset functionality, you might be asked to enter this product key:


If you’re running a server version of Windows Developer Preview, you can use this product key:


So there you have it. You might want to make a note of it, just in case you need it!

Hat tip: Ghacks.

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.


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    Thanks for letting know!

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