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Upgrading Non Validated XP RRS feed

  • Question

  • Can you upgrade a non-validated Windows XP-Pro with a Vista Ultimate Retail version?

    Or do I have to buy a product key and upgrade with Vista Ultimate Upgrade edition?

    TXS

     

    Monday, February 5, 2007 1:04 PM

Answers

  • You need to be running a properly licensed "genuine" version of Windows XP if you plan on upgrading to Windows Vista using the "upgrade" version of Vista.  Otherwise, you would need to purchase a "Full Retail Version" of Vista and not an upgrade version.
    Monday, February 5, 2007 3:08 PM
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