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Windows 7: Upgrading from Vista vs. Clean Install Activation Error

02 Oct 2015   #11
xg5a

Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ex_Brit View Post
Great. Good luck. By the way that's how I got one of my Windows 10's - by upgrading Vista to 7. Make sure you fully update Vista first though. There are many updates still after SP2 !
Hmmm, so I need to fully update vista and THEN upgrade to Windows 7? How do I know when the Vista updates are complete?


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02 Oct 2015   #12
xg5a

Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Pauly View Post
Interesting. Let me try this before I resort to Vista, this could be really good...
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02 Oct 2015   #13
Ex_Brit

Win 7 Ult SP1/Win 10 Pro (all x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xg5a View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ex_Brit View Post
Great. Good luck. By the way that's how I got one of my Windows 10's - by upgrading Vista to 7. Make sure you fully update Vista first though. There are many updates still after SP2 !
Hmmm, so I need to fully update vista and THEN upgrade to Windows 7? How do I know when the Vista updates are complete?

Windows Update will simply not offer any more.
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