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as far as i know when you buy the OS you're paying for the license and occasionally maybe the CD it comes on. so if you're planning on operating the downloaded ISO with a legal product key, i don't think there's anything wrong with that. anyone feel free to correct me if i'm wrong though.
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but the thing is, and this is where im iffy on it, is i didnt BUY the operating system. i bought a preconfigured computer with vista on it, however it came with gateways vista disc for reinstalling only on my computer. so i wonder if i would be given the same rights to use the software in the same way. and whether or not my cd key would even work with a different cd's iso.
    
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vista...at the momment i have no problems what so ever. i like it. It's fine.
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ditto, its glorious. never an issue for me.
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but the thing is, and this is where im iffy on it, is i didnt BUY the operating system. i bought a preconfigured computer with vista on it, however it came with gateways vista disc for reinstalling only on my computer. so i wonder if i would be given the same rights to use the software in the same way. and whether or not my cd key would even work with a different cd's iso.
I know of someone who got Vista Home 32-bit from a M$ rep, then just used that cd-key to install 64-bit Ultimate. No problems whatsoever. You should be fine =)
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