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Since i am in need of a new os, i just remembered i have my Upgrade to vista disk. In the manual it says you have the option to upgrade and keep your current stuff, or you can make a new partition and install vista. My question then is, is it the same as a normal vista home premium or what is the difference? And can i use this upgrade disk as my operating system? There is 1 disk, and it says this disk contains 32-bit software only.
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yes you can just install vista and it is the same vista as if you just went out and bought normal vista. you can only install the 32 bit vista with that disk but you can order a 64 bit disk from microsoft for free if you can prove you have the upgrade disk
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how do i go about ordering the 64 bit version
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I believe the upgrade disk requires a Windows OS already installed. There is a workaround though.
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well, I'm trying to figure out if i need a new os or not lol. In the directions it says you can form a new partition and install the vista cd as a whole new os.
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