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What to do about buying Vista 64bit

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Right right, so I've recently built a new PC (see specs in sig) and just finished putting all the hardware in yesterday. I opened my vista upgrade, and realized that the disk only contains the 32 bit edition. Understandably pissed, I pulled out XP Pro to temporarily install until I can get a copy of vista up and running.

The question is, what's the cheapest way to go about getting a copy of Vista Ultimate 64-bit? I'm looking sub-200$ preferably. Thanks in advance all
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Ebay. I think you can buy a 64bit disk from MS for around $10, but not sure if it is compatable with upgrade keys. (as in, I am not sure if the upgrade 32 bit key will also work with 64 bit)
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I brought the upgrade from M$ for $10 + s/h. You use the same keys that came with you Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvist...a/default.mspx
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Originally Posted by Danbeme32 View Post
I brought the upgrade from M$ for $10 + s/h. You use the same keys that came with you Vista.

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvist...a/default.mspx
Yea, thats it, I think upgrade keys will work with it too.
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Yea, thats it, I think upgrade keys will work with it too.
Yes it does my. Vista is a upgrade version.
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