WIndows 10 OOBE sysprep licensing question

I've cloned a windows 10 VM and ran sysprep without the generalize option.  If, before bringing it back on the network, I add a new key, will it activate correctly and not deactivate the copy I cloned?

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Chris HInfrastructure ManagerAsked:
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
In theory, yes. But if you didn't generalize and it is a clone, there are plenty of oddnthings that can and often do go wrong. Totally unsupported, and without VL, also illegal. Never something I'd recommend doing even with VL.

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Chris HInfrastructure ManagerAuthor Commented:
Thanks for that information.  The license I ordered from CDW is definitely a volume copy.  Sysprep also makes you re-EULA, so I don't know why it would be illegal if you acquire the appropriate license and it activates.  Am I mistaken?

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