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How much hard drive space does window vista ultimate 64 bit takes up after installing?
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I believe is around 8gigs
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7Gb here for Home Premium x64.
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im pretty sure it takes up more like 15GB.
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im pretty sure it takes up more like 15GB.
Looked it up he is right. Wonder why it takes twice as much as Home Premium though thats really weird.
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I guarantee that post is wrong.
No need to be a jerk.
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My Vista Ultimate x64 install took up around 8.5GB if I remember correctly.
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it's fixed. i remember reading that somewhere. That's my mistake. No need to be a jerk.
I wasn't just making sure my opinion was stated.

However, i looked it up (as i said in my edited post) and the space required is 20gb, 15 of which is free. Meaning it needs 15Gb to operate correctly. However the actual used space may differ. So you were (at least partially, if not fully) correct.
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well i just installed window vista ultimate 64 bit my hard drive says 14gb allready used up how come u guys sayin 8gb?
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well i just installed window vista ultimate 64 bit my hard drive says 14gb allready used up how come u guys sayin 8gb?
Big O was saying 15Gb. And if you had already installed why are you asking us?
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