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I've been scanning my Windows 7 for the past 20 hours. Now someone told me: Why don't you re-install your windows 7 if you want to get rid of the malware your virus scanner can't find. Now my question is: If I were to delete my current windows 7. And were to restart my mac. Can I install it with the exact same CD/Product Key I got back when I installed my windows 7? I used that CD/product key about 4 years ago using bootcamp.
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Yes you can. Be prepared to install a boat load of updates but yes it'll be fine.

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