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InformationWeek: Microsoft To Ship All Versions Of Vista On One DVD

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Microsoft on Friday said all versions of Windows Vista would be on one DVD to make it easy for customers to upgrade.


http://www.informationweek.com/softw...leID=193004906
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Do you still need the keys to unlock the other versions?
    
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Originally Posted by legoman786
Do you still need the keys to unlock the other versions?
No. If you buy home basic you can use the key to install ultimate
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No. If you buy home basic you can use the key to install premium

That goes against everything M$ stands for...making money, world domination, etc..
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It's almost like M$ wants people to pirate. "Here's a DVD with Ultimate on it that you bought for half the price. Don't go using any exploits to install Ultimate on your machine now."
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*cough* KEYGEN *cough*

seriously, is M$ trying to lose money and encourage hacking and piracy?

with this it seems they are - goes back to the old saying, if you cant beat them, join them
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But with new standards in security, etc. I doubt Microshaft will let those haxored Ultimate systems to run any kind of Windows Update, which with a completely new OS will definately be needed. I wonder if Windizupdate.com will support Vista...
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It's A Trap!!!

It's not like this is making it any easier for the people that are going to pirate. If someone wants something they are going to have it.
    
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Hmm.. pretty wierd but whatever, my friends dad works with MS so i'll be geting 1 version of Vista for free . Hoping for the Ultimate
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