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Use a used Windows 7 disk


gav223

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Hi.

I need a Windows operating disk to be able to run VMware Fusion on my Mac.

My girlfriend has a laptop with the original disks, but swapped to a Mac herself a few months ago. She does not use the Windows laptop anymore and so I wanted to know if that disk can be used for what I need.

Thanks.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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If its a retail disk then no problem

if an OEM than it can only be used on the machine it came with

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Procrastinus

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You can always download an installation disc from Microsoft's site at Windows 7 .iso

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gav223

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Thanks guy's for the advice.

How much is the downloaded version?

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lotvic

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The download links to Digital River are just Microsoft's Official d/load links, no product key, they are meant for anyone to d/load an .iso in order to burn an installation dvd and use their own product key.

Heidoc.net also lists the same direct d/load links but has more info on what to do with the .iso and links to buy W7 that might be the cheapest (on Amazon for example)

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