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    Windows 8 Upgrade - trying to dual boot with Vista 32 bit

    Firstly, thanks for all the tutorials - made life relatively straightforward. Starting point - Windows Vista 32 bit PC and Windows 7 64 bit PC. Bought an upgrade and downloaded Windows 8 Pro on the 64 bit machine. Saved the install media to a .iso Burned a DVD. Now over to the 32 bit Vista...
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    Clean Install with Windows 8 Upgrade

    Just to touch again on the thorny subject of a clean install of an upgrade copy. I am preparing to upgrade from Vista 32 bit to Win 8 64 bit. The way I would like to do it is with a clean install - well I can't upgrade the 32 bit Vista to 64 bit Win 8 in situ :) The issue is really the '..and...
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    Clean install and product keys - 32 bit Vista to 64 bit W8

    Having finally started down the route of buying the upgrades, every site so far ends up running the Upgrade Assistant. So I assume that I run upgrade assistant on the 32 bit systems, burn some bandwith downloading an unwanted 32 bit ISO, then use the product key with the 64 bit ISO from my 64...
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    Clean install and product keys - 32 bit Vista to 64 bit W8

    Shawn, still a bit confused - thanks for the response. I assume you are US based and may not know the UK prices for different products :) If I buy a £24.99 upgrade and download, save and burn this to an ISO DVD on my W7 64bit PC can I then clean install this on another PC (using the Windows...
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    Clean install and product keys - 32 bit Vista to 64 bit W8

    I've searched through the forum and I think I have most of the answers, however I am a bit confused over product keys. I have an older 32 bit Vista system which is a candidate for an upgrade to W8 64 bit. I also have a newer W7 64bit system which I don't want to upgrade :) I think that if I...
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