Do I need to buy New or Upgrade for new Windows 10 Upgrade Laptop. Snagit 8.2 on Crashed XP Pro laptop

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I have a laptop with Windows XP Pro and I have Snagit 8 loaded on it. The laptop died and I have replaced it with a new one that has Windows 10 upgrade. My questions is, what do I need to do to get a Windows 10 compatible Snagit program downloaded onto the new laptop without having to buy a new license? Can I Upgrade to a newer version without having to download the older 8.2 version first?
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Joe Morgan

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I don't have Windows 10 but as far as I know you should be able to run SnagIt 8 in "Compatibility Mode" on a Windows 10 machine. Just configure it to run using XP settings. 

You can download SnagIt 8 from this link.


If you no longer have access to your Activation Key,

You can acquire it by submitting the e-mail address you used to purchase the program on this Web Site.


If you no longer have access to the e-mail address you used to purchase the key. You should contact Support to assist you.


Regards, Joe


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