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Windows 7: Just ordered my copy of Win 7

03 Jul 2009   #41
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

Hi
I'm still a bit confused, if i go for the Windows 7 upgrade from XP Pro the disk i receive is it a full installation disk (could i use it to install Windows 7 on a new home build Computer forgoing my old XP Pro licence. any advice appreciated.

Cindy X


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03 Jul 2009   #42
gzt7d8

Windows 7 Professional (64bit)
 
 

Yep got my copies, one for me and the wife. I ordered mine from the Microsoft Store so I could download it when it was available.

gs
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03 Jul 2009   #43
penguin17

Win7 7201 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Cindy View Post
Hi
I'm still a bit confused, if i go for the Windows 7 upgrade from XP Pro the disk i receive is it a full installation disk (could i use it to install Windows 7 on a new home build Computer forgoing my old XP Pro licence. any advice appreciated.

Cindy X
You can install it on any pc, but i think you will still need your xp disc or activation key as it will be asked for during the installation.
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03 Jul 2009   #44
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

I see, thank you for answering penguin17 , i do have the Microsoft XP Pro CD.
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03 Jul 2009   #45
Webadict

Windows 7 Rc Build 7264 x86, Ubuntu
 
 

Ordered 2 copies of Home Premium last night from Tiger Direct, now if I can just find a copy of windows 8 alpha that is floating around . . .
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03 Jul 2009   #46
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

Erm ...is this upgrade offer just for the US as i cant find it @ Microsoft for the UK ?
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03 Jul 2009   #47
Webadict

Windows 7 Rc Build 7264 x86, Ubuntu
 
 

July 15th for the UK, France and Germany.

Windows 7 Upgrade Dates

Sorry, Cindy
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03 Jul 2009   #48
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

Oh so after the 15th July it will cost me $199.99 = 122.44 just to upgrade

Thanks for the link Webadict
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03 Jul 2009   #49
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

Oh hell i just noticed at the bottom of the page - $299.99 = 185.54 if i want to keep XP Pro (thats my Sat-Nav out the window !)

Anyone in the US want a lodger
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03 Jul 2009   #50
Webadict

Windows 7 Rc Build 7264 x86, Ubuntu
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Cindy View Post
Oh hell i just noticed at the bottom of the page - $299.99 = 185.54 if i want to keep XP Pro (thats my Sat-Nav out the window !)

Anyone in the US want a lodger
Sure !!! Just let me clear it with my wife . . .
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