Question Do I need to reinstall Windows 10 when changing motherboard to a different brand and chipset?

Jul 24, 2019
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Changing from a "GIGABYTE Z370M DS3H" to an "ASROCK Z390 Pro4" or will everything be fine and I just need to re-activate my Win 10?
 
May 28, 2019
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When you have Windows 10 already installed in your SSD/HDD you just need to connect it with a SATA cable to the mainboard and don't need to reinstall Windows again, however you probably need to update your BIOS since you are getting a new mainboard and download it from the manufacturer's website (pc will still work fin but it's simply always recommended to have all your drivers for your hardware up to date.
 
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or will everything be fine and I just need to re-activate my Win 10?
If changing to another mainboard Windows should normally boot up as long as it's already installed in your SSD/HDD however I do not know whether you have to activate Windows again, since to this day I have not activated my Windows 10/buyed a key license.
 

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