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post #21 of 42
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Originally Posted by ilikepancakez View Post
so you dont need to have windows already installed to get the upgrade version?
I had no problems using the "student upgrade version" for a fresh install.
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post #22 of 42
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Originally Posted by ilikepancakez View Post
so you dont need to have windows already installed to get the upgrade version?
Not at all! There are many guides to clean install from an upgrade and they are simple!
Just follow these instructions:

http://www.winsupersite.com/article/...-upgrade-media
post #23 of 42
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ScribbyDaGreat View Post
The hypothetical pirated copy of Windows 7 guy is the same guy trying to return a chip he broke. Figures.
you seem to be a little outdated
the cpu is working fine. i guess the scratches dont really matter.
gonna get a student upgrade version since apparently you dont need to have windows already installed
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Originally Posted by Maximillian-E View Post
Not at all! There are many guides to clean install from an upgrade and they are simple!
Just follow these instructions:

http://www.winsupersite.com/article/...-upgrade-media
thanks dude
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post #25 of 42
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Originally Posted by ilikepancakez View Post
you seem to be a little outdated
the cpu is working fine. i guess the scratches dont really matter.
gonna get a student upgrade version since apparently you dont need to have windows already installed
Ya by about 2 minutes - thanks for letting me know.
   
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post #26 of 42
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Originally Posted by ScribbyDaGreat View Post
Ya by about 2 minutes - thanks for letting me know.
you seem annoyed. what'd i do :C
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post #27 of 42
I'm not annoyed you just were posting these issues minutes ago and you then say I am outdated. Sorry for that!
   
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post #28 of 42
You can just get Technet too. Access to all Microsoft programs... pretty much unlimited keys at your disposal, and of course 100% legal.
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Why is Windows so much more expensive than Mac OSX.
     
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post #30 of 42
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I hope whom ever downloads a pirated copy of Win7 also downloads some nasty hitchhikers and not only does your PC hurt, you urinate a milky stream of pus and not only is your name Dick Hertz but yours does too
? you must have worked for MS
    
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