Upgrade?

  -Dave.H- 17:55 06 May 07
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On the new Vista software discs it says "Windows Vista Home Premium Upgrade" what am I supposed to upgrade it from?

  SANTOS7 18:29 06 May 07

An XP based computer.

click here

  Pine Man 18:46 06 May 07

It is possible to do a clean install with Vista upgrade.

  theDarkness 20:21 06 May 07

i wouldve said no, but according to this page it is possible to install the vista upgrade to a brand new or empty hd click here

the article's a couple of months old, so im not sure if MS would deliberately stop this from working just to get you to buy a full copy, even if you did have proof of owning a full copy of xp.

  -Dave.H- 16:20 07 May 07

is it worth running it that way onto a new hard drive or should I just buythe full version?

  Pine Man 16:33 07 May 07

Don't buy the full version it is perfectly legitimate to do a clean install using the upgrade version and what you end up with is a fully working version of Vista at a much smaller cost.

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