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Old 03-15-2008, 07:52 PM   #1
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I have another computer that I want to upgrade to Windows Vista. The computer has already installed Windows XP Media Center Edition. Now I have the FULL Versions of Windows Vista Ultimate. My question is can I do a simple Upgrade with the Full version that I have and if so how would I go about doing that. Would I just insert disc and go from there, Or do I have to format the drive of it's entirety??
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Old 03-15-2008, 07:56 PM   #2
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When you insert the disc and boot from it, you will be given the choice between installing and doing a clean install. Simple as that. But is your key already in use?
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When you insert the disc and boot from it, you will be given the choice between installing and doing a clean install. Simple as that. But is your key already in use?
It is. I used my old XP disc on several computers and never had an issue in the old days. There's 2 discs though, 32Bit, and 64Bit, The 64Bit version I installed on my main rig, But the 32Bit version I have not used at all. Will this still work?
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If it's the retail version, then it's fine to reuse your key.
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If it's the retail version, then it's fine to reuse your key.
It is. I appreciate your quick help.
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No probs. I love to help as long as the person appreciates it.
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