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Old 07-01-09, 02:48 PM   #29
saturnotaku
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Default Re: Microsoft is offering Windows 7 at half off...but??

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Originally Posted by CaptNKILL View Post
So...

I can use the upgrade version on its own by upgrading itself, but I can't upgrade my current Vista install.
Correct.

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Meaning, I'll be able to use it, it'll just take a little longer to install than if I had a proper Windows 7 Ultimate upgrade.
Also correct.

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Are you guys sure that this is going to work in Windows 7? That seems like a pretty huge mistake on their part to allow an upgrade to be used on an unlicensed OS.
I agree it's stupid, but I've not seen anything to indicate the upgrade process will be any different than how it was with Vista.
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