Each Remanufactured laptop supplied by C2KIT Laptop Rental UK comes with a Microsoft Certificate of Authenticity, which means the laptop:
- Is preinstalled with a genuine Microsoft operating system; and
- Has access to operating system downloads, updates, and enhanced features;
- Has an upgrade path to future releases of the Windows operating system software; and
Customers who get their laptops from C2KIT Laptop Rental UK have Windows licenses preinstalled on their Remanufactured machines and can access free web-based support services from Microsoft or they may purchase support from Microsoft on a fee-per-incident basis.
This is because C2KIT Laptop Rental UK sources its remanufactured laptops from a remanufacturer that complies with the following Microsoft requirements, amongst others:
- Only licensed software is installed; and
- The contents of the hard drive are erased prior to installing the Windows operating system; and
- The number of Remanufactured Laptops shipped per month exceeds the minimum average threshold set by Microsoft; and
- Technical competence to preinstall Windows operating systems exists; and
- Appropriate security measures are in place to ensure the safe storage and handling of Certificates of Authenticity; and
- Adequate systems are in place for data wiping and reporting, on all hard disks; and
- There is conformance with applicable local health, safety, and environmental regulations.