Windows 10 Recently upgraded hardware, Windows 10 Activation Troubleshooter can't reactivate Windows.

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CaelanSmyth

I recently upgraded the motherboard, CPU and RAM in my custom-built PC, and now Windows is telling me to activate. I previously had a copy of Windows 10 which was upgraded from Windows 7 during the free upgrade period. I no longer have access to the device on which the licence key for the old copy of Windows 7 was stored. When I run the activation troubleshooter and click the option for "I recently changed hardware on this device", I get to the Reactivate Windows screen, but when I click Activate I am brought to a screen that says "We can't reactivate Windows on this device. Try again later." Has anyone else had trouble with this and found a solution that works?

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