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Cost to Upgrade from XP to Vista Ultimate?

by fbtool / January 9, 2007 7:45 AM PST

I just bought a new HP laptop with XPpro. I know I get an upgrade to Vista Business, but I wanted to know how much extra it would cost to upgrade up to Ultimate and I can't get an answer. Hp couldn't tell me and Microsoft sent me into "email from hell loop" that never answered my question, I gave up! Anybody have the answer?
Thanks FB

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Re: Cost to upgrade to Vista Ultimate.
by stonehkm / January 9, 2007 5:39 PM PST
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How about...
by Willy / January 10, 2007 1:47 AM PST

Vista pricing just hasn't been settled yet or is "offical" for lack of anything else. But, it seems these pricing schemes get offered Wink

http://gizmodo.com/gadgets/software/microsofts-official-vista-pricing-announced-still-expensive-198616.php

Now, you can take it from there, or google for more pricing. I suggest, in you case as you get your release, look for the upgrade path to the next level of Vista. As I see, unless you have real need for Vista Ulitimate, be happy with the business version as it covers alot of what everyone could possibility need.

Tada -----Willy Happy

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Vista Business...
by stonehkm / January 10, 2007 3:31 AM PST
In reply to: How about...

Does not include the Media Edition package found in Vista premium. Ultimate contains everything from every version.

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