Windows 7 Pro upgrade?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by PVisitors, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. PVisitors macrumors 6502a

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    Right guys, I'm a student so I can get the Win7 Pro upgrade edition dirt cheap at £35.

    I have a product key for Vista (it's OEM but its not in use anymore so I'll probably be able to get it reactivated or do the registry edit).

    Can I use a Win7 upgrade to do a clean install when I have no windows installed? Just want to save myself time burning a copy of vista onto a disk and installing Windows twice.
     
  2. Ostemad macrumors newbie

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    Yes you can, but you have to install it (win7) twice. Don't enter the cd key when you a doing a clean install, but when you are "upgrading".
     
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