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Windows 7: Win 7 Pro Install

09 Aug 2009   #1
conoflex

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Win 7 Pro Install

As above how do I install the pro version (from the 7600.16385.090713-1255_x64fre_cliente_en-us_Retail_UltimateE) so I can just activate it when my copy comes, Probably been asked before but I can't find the posts for it.
TIA Andy


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09 Aug 2009   #2
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi there
(can't wait for the REAL UK footie to start again) Getting "Withdrawl symptoms".

I think you need to edit the ei.cfg file on the iso. copy to HD, edit and re-burn.

Can't remember the exact posts but you can google on ei.config or search the forum.

cheers
jimbo
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09 Aug 2009   #3
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

You just remove ei.cfg from the iso prior to burning so it can then give you the choice of which to install.
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09 Aug 2009   #4
bobtran

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by conoflex View Post
As above how do I install the pro version (from the 7600.16385.090713-1255_x64fre_cliente_en-us_Retail_UltimateE) so I can just activate it when my copy comes, Probably been asked before but I can't find the posts for it.
TIA Andy
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09 Aug 2009   #5
conoflex

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
Hi there
(can't wait for the REAL UK footie to start again) Getting "Withdrawl symptoms".

I think you need to edit the ei.cfg file on the iso. copy to HD, edit and re-burn.

Can't remember the exact posts but you can google on ei.config or search the forum.

cheers
jimbo
Me too!! Roll on next Saturday.. and thanks guys I'm trying deleting the ei.cfg file before burning to disk also done one on a pen stick too!!

We will see later if it works ok,
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09 Aug 2009   #6
Snufffed

 

I do hope you have a KEY for Pro.
and removing the EI.cfg does all you to choose which version you install.
YOU STILL NEED A LEGIT KEY TO ACTIVATE.
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09 Aug 2009   #7
chuckr

XP_Pro, W7_7201, W7RC.vhd, SciLinux5.3, Fedora12, Fedora9_2x, OpenSolaris_09-06
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by conoflex View Post
... _UltimateE so I can just activate it when my copy comes...
Will there exist an "E" version Oct 22 ?

Or has that gone away now?

I thought I read E preorders will get Full Retail...
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09 Aug 2009   #8
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ChuckR View Post
Will there exist an "E" version Oct 22 ?

Or has that gone away now?

I thought I read E preorders will get Full Retail...
That is correct..E preorders will get Full Retail ..
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09 Aug 2009   #9
chuckr

XP_Pro, W7_7201, W7RC.vhd, SciLinux5.3, Fedora12, Fedora9_2x, OpenSolaris_09-06
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
That is correct..E preorders will get Full Retail ..
Maybe it would be mo' better to use:

7600.16385.090713-1255_x64fre_cliente_en-us_Retail_Ultimate then...

I've already done an iso (from _Ultimate) with 'Professional' in the ei.cfg and put it in MS VPC 2007.

Works... 30 days worth...
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09 Aug 2009   #10
Joshatdot

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

huh, when I installed 7600.16385 I was asked which version I wanted installed.
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