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Windows 7: Upgrade dvd: vista to 7 in different language using custom install

17 May 2011   #21

Windows 7 professional 64bit

I just finished installing the English version of Windows 7 professional (upgrade media), upgrading my Dutch version of Windows vista business. I used the custom install option, formatting the drive.

Therefor, I can confirm that you can change your OS language using upgrade media, if you do a clean install using upgrade media.

Thanks to all .

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18 May 2011   #22
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Good to see you got it to work for you and thanks for the update.
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 Upgrade dvd: vista to 7 in different language using custom install

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