Windows is Microsoft’s desktop operating system. This description applies to the Enterprise edition, but you can choose to download and install either the Pro or Enterprise edition through the Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Center if you request this product.
This offer provides one Windows upgrade license. You should request one upgrade license for each computer you are upgrading. See the Product Use Rights Summary for Desktop Operating Systems for specific licensing details.
You can choose to download the current version or the previous version of this software. You can find out which version is the current one on the Current Versions of Microsoft Products page. In addition, you can download the software in the 32-bit or 64-bit version and also in any language that’s available.
If you have system administration experience, you can use Windows Enterprise with Windows Server to
Only certain editions of the Windows operating system qualify for upgrade licenses under Charity Digital Exchange’s Volume Licensing agreements with Microsoft. See the system requirements to make sure your device qualifies.
If your device doesn’t meet the requirements for an upgrade product, you might be eligible for a full operating system license through Microsoft’s Get Genuine Windows Agreement for Small and Medium Organizations program.
Read more about Windows features in Charity Digital Exchange’s What’s New in Windows 10.
With Windows, your organization can choose between two types of volume license keys for product activation: a Key Management Service (KMS) license key or a Multiple Activation Key (MAK). A Key Management Service (KMS) key for Windows is available to your organization by default on the Microsoft Volume Licensing website; that is, this is the only type of key you will see unless you request a MAK.
A KMS key requires at least 25 computers on a network for activation. If your organization has fewer than 25 computers, you should request a MAK from the Volume Licensing website after receiving this product.
Installing this product requires you to download the software from the Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC) and enter a license key. You can download any available version or language for your product.
The license key allows you to install the product on as many computers as you have received licenses for. This quantity is specified in the email you receive from Charity Digital Exchange after you request this product.
Expect two emails:
Under the Software Assurance program, you have the right to install any new release of products covered in the agreement during the term of your coverage.