Questions on buying a used Surface Pro 3 Home › Surface 3 › Questions on buying a used Surface Pro 3 This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Ron O’Connor 1 year, 3 months ago. Author Posts November 21, 2016 at 9:38 am #2578 Ron O’ConnorParticipant I’ve seen numerous articles about checking the hardware, but none about software. Can I determine if a tablet is stolen before I buy it? Will I be able to register it? Will I be able to run setup to make it “mine”? Any possible problems using it that I didn’t think of? Thank you RonO Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.