OEM keys are for system builders and are subject to the following terms
You must be a system builder, meaning you are building a new computer.
The license does not come with customer support from Microsoft.
The license is tied to the motherboard upon activation and cannot be transferred.
The license cannot be used to directly upgrade an existing installation.
The license cannot be used to activate emulated Windows on Mac.
A fresh installation using the ISO is required, click the “Activation Guide” button on the product page for the download.
Windows 8.1 Pro is a powerful and versatile operating system that provides a robust platform for running business-critical applications and services. With Windows 8.1 Pro, you’ll be able to take advantage of advanced features, such as support for remote desktop, domain joining, and BitLocker, to securely manage and access your data and applications. Plus, with regular updates and new features added all the time, Windows 8.1 Pro is a reliable and secure platform for running your business.
Operating system: Windows 8.1 Pro is a powerful and versatile operating system that provides a robust platform for running business-critical applications and services.
Support for remote desktop: The software includes support for remote desktop, allowing you to easily connect to and manage your PC from another device.
Domain joining: Windows 8.1 Pro includes support for domain joining, making it easy to connect your PC to a corporate network and access domain resources.
BitLocker: The software includes BitLocker, a powerful encryption tool that allows you to securely protect your data.
Regular updates: Windows 8.1 Pro is regularly updated with new features and improvements, giving you access to the latest tools and technologies for running your business.
As a reminder, Windows 8.1 will reach end of support on January 10, 2023, at which point technical assistance and software updates will no longer be provided. If you have devices running Windows 8.1, we recommend upgrading them to a more current, in-service, and supported Windows release. If devices do not meet the technical requirements to run a more current release of Windows, we recommend that you replace the device with one that supports Windows 11.
Microsoft will not be offering an Extended Security Update (ESU) program for Windows 8.1. Continuing to use Windows 8.1 after January 10, 2023 may increase an organization’s exposure to security risks or impact its ability to meet compliance obligations.
Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster
RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
Hard Drive Spacee: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
Graphics: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver
Internet Connection: Internet connectivity is necessary to perform updates and to download and take advantage of some features
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