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Is this website legit for buying Windows 7 Home retail?

by windchaser90 / December 6, 2012 1:48 AM PST

I've been googling around trying to find where it's cheapest to buy Windows 7 Home retail and I found this website called Discount Mountain where it was selling for around $140. I wanted to know if this website was legit and if anyone's bought from it before. I've never heard of it before myself so I have no clue on it. It's selling windows 7 for the cheapest and if it is legit I'm definitely going to buy from it.

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No big savings I see.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 6, 2012 2:31 AM PST

I see is at 167.25 today so no big savings.

I rarely see such a site that doesn't scream scam or run away but they have a physical address noted in their page which is rare to never happens for scam sites.

I have no reason to buy there given it's not much more at newegg or amazon.

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Bouncing Price
by windchaser90 / December 6, 2012 9:20 PM PST
In reply to: No big savings I see.

The price keeps kinda bouncing on the website but it's usually around $140 and I think $20 less is a great saving >.>. Where ever I can get it the cheapest I'm trying for, I really need to save my money. If I didn't need this for my new computer I'd say forget it lol.

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Usually it's cheaper ...
by Kees_B Forum moderator / December 6, 2012 9:23 PM PST
In reply to: Bouncing Price

if it comes bundled with the PC. Or do you build one yourself? Might be more expensive taken all together.


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Building It
by windchaser90 / December 6, 2012 11:15 PM PST

Building a new one, was way cheaper then trying to buy a nice computer, mine will be like 100 times better then what I was considering, just need to get the OS.

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Just wondering. If it was just dollars.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 7, 2012 12:00 AM PST
In reply to: Building It

Why didn't you get the OEM Builders Version and ignore the fine print?

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Purchase from trusted site
by aahnagupta85 / December 6, 2012 7:26 PM PST

I will suggest you dont buy window 7 from sites that you are not sure.Better you will buy from Microsoft site.

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Only Have So Much Money
by windchaser90 / December 6, 2012 9:13 PM PST

If it didn't cost $200 bucks I would LOL, I can't afford that.

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