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Most people dont know about this but there is something called DreamSpark where you can get Microsoft software for free.

The only requirement is that you have to be a current student , i just finished downloading my legit copy with key and im going to install it now. When i say free copy im not talking about the developer preview thing.

If you want to do it you have to go to Dreamspark which is linked with OnTheHub some microsoft partner.

http://www.tancosin.com/blogger/how-to-get-full-windows-8-for-free/


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Ain't the university staff members also eglible for that program for personal use of that stuff ?
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Can you be a student of any country or only The United States?
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is this legit?
post #5 of 45
It's Dreamspark PREMIUM that you need to have, not just Dreamspark. And yes, it's legit, it's a program run by Microsoft.
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Originally Posted by Raven.7 View Post

It's Dreamspark PREMIUM that you need to have, not just Dreamspark. And yes, it's legit, it's a program run by Microsoft.

About to say this. Not all students/schools/programs eligible. All students gain access to Dreamspark Standard which does not have Windows 8 (yet has server 2012).
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post #7 of 45
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is this legit?

Yes, it is I have downloaded windows 7 pro 64 bits, windows xp and I believe windows server 2008
post #8 of 45
I've searched and apparently only computer science students can get this in my university.

I'm a telecomunications student. Does this mean I cannot have acces to it?

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This windows 8 is official and equal to microsoft?
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Originally Posted by reborn624 View Post

This windows 8 is official and equal to microsoft?
Yes

It's only free to students enrolled in universities/colleges that is in the program.
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