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this coming Monday.  I have MB premium (paid) on my PC with Windows 7.  What are the procedures that I have to follow to correctly have MB (latest version) on my current (old)  HD transferred to the new HD?  Please be gentle and precise since I am in my late seventies and developed memory and cognitive impairments.  My computer is the only way to communicate with the outside world.  Thanks in advance.

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To transfer your license you will need to first open Malwarebytes on your existing system/drive and click on the My Account button located at the top right of the Malwarebytes program window and if you don't have the license key saved anywhere, go ahead and write it down so you will have it for when you reinstall Malwarebytes on your new drive, then you may deactivate your license either using the Deactivate License button located in the My Account tab or by using the online My Account Web Portal.  Further information and instructions on how to use both methods of deactivation can be found in this support article.

Once you have your new drive up and running all you'll need to do is download and install the latest version of Malwarebytes from here and then click on the Activate License button located on the top right of the Malwarebytes program window then enter your license key to activate the software.  You can find detailed instructions, including images of what it should look like here.

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Thank you exile360.  Sorry!  What I forgot to mention that the technician will transfer all info from the old hard drive to the new one.  Would the answer that you gave me in your reply still be the same or different?  I have 3 seats of MB but have only 1 computer.

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Thank you very much exile360.  As it turns out a new hard drive was not necessary as per the technician, only updates to the bios and some other checking stuff was done.  He was here for 2 hours.

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