window 7 full or upgrade whats the difference

  himself1978 12:40 04 Jan 10

I am currently using vista 64 with a laptop which was purchased from dell in April so is capable of using a windows 7 upgrade package.
But would an upgrade package be as stable as a complete package?
Would an upgrade package inheriate any registry or current issues affecting my current system?
Or are both just as good if so why the difference?

  Fingees 12:52 04 Jan 10

Yes, an upgrade is identical, exept that you need to have another windows operating system such as vista to install it

When you run the disk,it gives you a choice. it enables you to do a complete install, or with vista, leave some of your stuff on.

I used an upgrade on my laptop, and it works identical to my desktop which has a full version.

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