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If you have access to Vista 32Bit you can upgrade on microsoft's website for $10
So, if I have Vista Home Premium 32bit I can upgrade from Microsoft for $10? Is that just a direct upgrade, or a full version they send you? And I know this question has been asked to death also, but for my system specs, would you recommend upgrading to 64bit?

Thanks for any input.
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So, if I have Vista Home Premium 32bit I can upgrade from Microsoft for $10? Is that just a direct upgrade, or a full version they send you? And I know this question has been asked to death also, but for my system specs, would you recommend upgrading to 64bit?

Thanks for any input.
Course!

Other than odd little incompatabilities, I can't think of a reason not to go x64.

Also, Ebay is your friend.

I got x64 Ultimate for $80 a few months ago off ebay.
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For my school there is a page on their website that shows all the software they have available for students to buy at a discount. They have Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Upgrade listed for $89.00. I'm thinking about buying it, but the description is kinda vague and I can't figure out if it only works if you upgrade FROM XP or stand alone.
http://wiscsoftware.wisc.edu/wisc/pr...25#description
Anyone got any input?
You have to install XP and then upgrade from XP to Vista.
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