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What is the benefit of upgrading my Home premium to ultimate?

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Are there even any advantages into upgrading my windows 7 home premium to windows ultimate. I understand that there is a limitation on how much ram home can read as opposed to ultimate, are there any other features that will make it worth it to upgrade to ultimate.

My school is offering a free upgrade, but i have to actually go outside and stand in-line in the library which is a pain, so is it worth it?
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Easier to erase and recover formatted porn? Ask yourself if it's worth it.
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if its free, get it! if all you have to do is wait in line then just get it
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Yea, its better in alot of ways. Get it since its free.
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Even if you don't upgrade yours, you can use it as a full install on another pc by installing it with custom installation (don't enter the product key yet), then do an in-place upgrade over that with the key.
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