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Whether is good or not is best left for another thread but if you do want it you can now pre-order it.

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I particularly like the "Was $199.99, now $69.99" price on the Windows 8 Professional Upgrade.

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Meh, i pre order it.
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Originally Posted by Fallendreams View Post

Meh, i pre order it.

If you currently have Windows 7, the upgrade price is $40 or $15...

http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2012/07/02/upgrade-to-windows-8-pro-for-39-99.aspx
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post

If you currently have Windows 7, the upgrade price is $40 or $15...
http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2012/07/02/upgrade-to-windows-8-pro-for-39-99.aspx

That's the route i went. biggrin.gif

Thank you duckie
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You know what...I've had 8 fired up in a VM for a few weeks at work now to test compatibility with a few of our applications....and I kinda like it.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post

If you currently have Windows 7, the upgrade price is $40 or $15...
http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/bloggingwindows/archive/2012/07/02/upgrade-to-windows-8-pro-for-39-99.aspx

That's if you bought a PC within a certain time. My laptop is three years old and not eligible for this pricing.
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Originally Posted by Kopi View Post

You know what...I've had 8 fired up in a VM for a few weeks at work now to test compatibility with a few of our applications....and I kinda like it.

*gasp* Shhhh, be careful what you say 'round these parts!
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Originally Posted by MattGordon View Post

That's if you bought a PC within a certain time. My laptop is three years old and not eligible for this pricing.

This $40 upgrade is for any Windows 7 PC purchased before June 2, 2012. This price expired on January 31, 2013.

There is a $15 upgrade is for Windows 7 PC purchased between June 2 and January 31, 2013.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post

This $40 upgrade is for any Windows 7 PC purchased before June 2, 2012. This price expired on January 31, 2013.
There is a $15 upgrade is for Windows 7 PC purchased between June 2 and January 31, 2013.

Oh wow, dumb moment there. Diddnt notice the $40 part on your post, my mistake.
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