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I know some versions or at least 1 version of windows 8 should have downgrade rights availible. I still think windows 8 is more geared towards tablets but will make a cheaper upgrade path for many pc's still running xp. does anyone yet know if I upgrade my wifes xp to 8 for $39.99 if I will have the rights to downgrade to 7 for free?
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I'm pretty positive you won't be able to do that.
    
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doing some more research seen reports oem windows 8 will have downgrade rights
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