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Windows 7: Should I uninstall Microsoft Live before upgrading?

02 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Steve Ballmer Edition
Should I uninstall Microsoft Live before upgrading?

The new Microsoft Live Essentials 2011 is out, and I would like to install it. Should I uninstall the Old Microsoft Live Essentials before installing the new one? Or should I just install over-top.

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02 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate

Hi Hondajt...have a look at the thread will see some just upgraded as I did. Others had the beta and upgraded without issues while others did have issues after upgrading. Like I said I upgraded...I read the thread and like others did not want to re-setup all my preferences again so I upgraded and so far no issues other than trying to use the new features. Read the thread lots of good info. Hope this helped... :)

Windows Live Essentials 2011 available for download now
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02 Oct 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Steve Ballmer Edition

Appreciate it. So it won't really hurt to uninstall the old and reinstall a fresh version.

I believe that is what I will do.
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