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Windows 7 cost with a Student ID?

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Generally, how much does it cost to buy a legitimate copy of Windows 7 if you have an edu email address or a Student ID?

Thanks.
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Pretty sure it ran me ~$60, give or take.
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I have a couple of receipts back at the house but I am currently a few states away for another week.

IIRC, with the disc I payed ~$60-70 bucks for one of my copies.

I got a copy of Server2008 free with an edu e-mail, there is a thread about it on ocn. I recall them saying you can make it work like Win 7 but I just run it as is for my home server so I dont knwo for sure.
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It was around $40 when it first came out
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If you go to a public university just take a comp sci class with some programming in it and you get an MSDN ID (not all universities) so you can just download and install 7, vista, or xp.
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My school sells them for $20 and MS Word for $20. And every student gets one free copy of both. Pretty sweet. I would check your school to see if they do something like that.
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When I worked for UK Healthcare, we could get all kinds of free software. Just login, they had Vista for free (before 7 came out)
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