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Just bought Windows 7 Pro

Discussion in 'General Software' started by [Ion], Oct 24, 2009.

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    Just ordered it from Digital River for $30! Being a student is so awesome sometimes!
    I didn't realize I could get Pro for the same price as Home Premium. I don't know if my school uses a domain or not, so I just said yes (can't beat a free upgrade :D)
    Downloading now, I'll install it this evening and get some screenshots/initial impressions of it.
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    Did you just have to send them your schools email address?
     
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    Yep, I gave them my UNC email address, I had to click on a link they sent to it, they didn't even ask for further verification :D
     
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    also got this deal, though didnt realize I could get pro for free so I got home premium. are there any differences at all?
     
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    Home Premium doesn't have XP mode.:( I bought home prem as well, but I'm going to sell it and get Professional.:)
     
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    I thought it was Home Premium only, I think I'm gonna get Pro

    Any idea if you can download more than once? (paying more than once obviously) or is it limited to 1 download per user?
     

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