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Windows 7: Upgrading from Vista Home Premium to 7 home premium?

17 Apr 2012   #11
ethanzh

64 ultimate
 
 

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I might have some normal dvds in my desk. I guess cs's wont work


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18 Apr 2012   #12
ethanzh

64 ultimate
 
 
Windows setup stuck on activation.

So I have a laptop that used to have home premium but that corrupted, so I borrowed my friends ultimate install disk. Then went through the steps and used the activation key on the bottom of my laptop. But it sticks for hours. Does this mean I have to go buy a home premium disk?
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18 Apr 2012   #13
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

You can't activate an Ultimate installation with a Home Premium key.

Download a Home Premium ISO and burn it to a DVD, as we talked about yesterday.
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18 Apr 2012   #14
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

You can try your DVD/RW, it may work, if not you can still use it. You need to buy a small stack of DVD+R or DVD-R, you should have a copy of your OS on hand anyway.
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