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Windows 7: upgrading Vista Home premium to 7 "RTM"

20 Jul 2009   #11

Windows 8.1 Enterprise

well the upgrade gave me the OS choice menu
but i could only upgrade to the same version, home premium.

but after it checks that compatibility it says that i need to update and IDX10 (something something) IDE Controller
and Keyboard filter (say again?!)

and it tell me to close the window because it can't continue with upgrade.

any thoughts?

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 upgrading Vista Home premium to 7 "RTM"

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