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Windows 7: unable to upgrade from home premium to ultimate

18 Apr 2013   #31


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
I know, it was posted by Greg above. I was just adding those 2 because they are slightly different.

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19 Apr 2013   #32

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
Anyway, I feel that this is hopeless because he does not have a genuine copy.
The MGDIAG from the Ultimate seems genuine, the partial product key is not flagged as counterfeit.
What type of COA do you have?
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19 Apr 2013   #33

Ultimate 32 and 64, Home Premium 64bits

Sorry guys but currently away until next Tuesday so will try again then and answer your queries. However please note I do know the differences between home and ultimate versions and I really need ultimate due to remote access issues.
See you Tuesday.
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