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I have Vista 32bit OEM.

I heard there was a a way to send some money to MS and they send you a 64bit DVD... If you can prove you have Vista already.

Is this true?

I'm in the UK

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I think you can only did with a retail but here is the site. I got my upgrade for $10.

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvist...a/default.mspx
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So, it won't work with the OEM version?
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Originally Posted by Kornowski View Post
So, it won't work with the OEM version?
Unfortunately only for retail.
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post #5 of 13
Am not to sure. To tell you the truth.
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post #6 of 13
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Hmmm, Hmmm.

I guess I could try?
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It should still work AFAIK. My friend was able to get one on his OEM home premium.
    
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post #8 of 13
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Oh right, I'll give it a go then, any idea how much in £'s?

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Oh right, I'll give it a go then, any idea how much in £'s?

Thanks!
I believe to order one in the US is 10 USD. So I'm estimating £20 for you......
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post #10 of 13
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I believe to order one in the US is 10 USD. So I'm estimating £20 for you......
Wouldn't it be £5, £1 = $1.96?

Anyway, I'll check it out and see if I can do it.

Can I do the upgrade, so I can keep all my current stuff installed?
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