For those who pre ordered a copy of Windows 7 E Editions ie. Full Retail
I Emailed Microsoft to ask that now there are no longer going to be e editions would i be receiving a full retail copy or an upgrade copy.. below is the email response
Thank you for contacting us about your pre-order for Microsoft? Windows?7.
I can confirm that you will be receiving a full retail copy of the software.
If you have any more questions please give us a call on 0870 60 10 100. Our lines are open Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm. Of course if you prefer, please send me an email.
Customer Service Professional
Microsoft Customer Services