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Windows 7: Upgrading to Windows 8 Standard

12 Sep 2013   #1
templar

Windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 
Upgrading to Windows 8 Standard

Hi folks,

Sorry for the noobness, but I'm contemplating upgrading to Windows 8 Standard but don't want an OEM version but a version that is not tied to the motherboard. I've checked Amazon but they all seem OEM. Where can I purchase a retail version? Is this version now known as the Upgrade version, and can the Upgrade version be clean installed over Windows 7?

Thanks.


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12 Sep 2013   #2
GEWB

Linux (Mint is primary) / XP, Win7 Home / Win7 Pro, Ultimate / Win8.1 / Win10 archived VM
 
 

You might try the sister site Windows Eight Forum:

Windows 8 Forums

Regards,
GEWB
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12 Sep 2013   #3
templar

Windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

Okay.
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