new computer

Symptoms

You receive the following message:

You've exceeded the maximum number of activations for this serial number

and/or

Too many activations

Symptoms

You receive the following message:

You've exceeded the maximum number of activations for this serial number

and/or

Too many activations

Restoring to dissimilar hardware is not available on Mac (neither for OS X, nor for the Bootcamp partition).

Acronis Universal Restore is a free tool available for Acronis customers, which allows you to make the old system bootable on new hardware. This may be useful, for example, after replacing a failed motherboard or when deciding to migrate the system from one computer to another.

Restore to dissimilar hardware procedure overview: