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  • I bought windows home premium awhile ago when it first came out, now just bought a netbook with windows 7 starter and I am fast finding out doesn't do much of anything  can I use the activaton key or have to shell out even more money or install linux like I did on my older desktop.
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 2:10 AM

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  • I'm sorry I forgot to mention I installed windows 7 on my vista computer already which I want to keep. I think I have to buy another key. which I don't want to do.thank you
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 2:27 AM
  • You can't buy a key.  You get a key when you buy Windows.
    Colin Barnhorst Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on DIY with 6GB ram.
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 1:57 PM
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  • You can use a retail (boxed) Windows 7 Home Premium dvd and product key to upgrade from Windows 7 Starter to HP. 
    Colin Barnhorst Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on DIY with 6GB ram.
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 2:15 AM
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  • I'm sorry I forgot to mention I installed windows 7 on my vista computer already which I want to keep. I think I have to buy another key. which I don't want to do.thank you
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 2:27 AM
  • You can't buy a key.  You get a key when you buy Windows.
    Colin Barnhorst Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on DIY with 6GB ram.
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 1:57 PM
    Answerer