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 01/24/2007 12:42 PM
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Bill100
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Should I get this Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
for 40 dallors and I need windows right now. Never shop here but looks like a good place to buy from.
 01/24/2007 12:44 PM
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quote:

Originally posted by: Bill100
Should I get this Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
for 40 dallors and I need windows right now. Never shop here but looks like a good place to buy from.



NO. It is most likely gray market or illegal. If a deal seems too good to be true it is.

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 01/24/2007 12:55 PM
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Could I contact windows to see if they really are a offical window dealer
 01/24/2007 12:56 PM
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Originally posted by: Bill100
Could I contact windows to see if they really are a offical window dealer



Yes, that would be a good idea.

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 01/24/2007 01:04 PM
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looks shaddy to me.
 01/24/2007 01:07 PM
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well I gave them a email hope they return some feed back other then that it's newegg for me.
 01/24/2007 01:09 PM
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quote:

Originally posted by: Bill100
well I gave them a email hope they return some feed back other then that it's newegg for me.



Newegg or ZipZoomFly.

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 01/24/2007 09:19 PM
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Originally posted by: Unknown Please Note: This is a fully functional original Microsoft Student Media CD with installation key code and CD. On the CD it states you must legally own a copy of their license to use this CD.


Do you have a license already?
Are you a student also?

If you can't say yes to both those questions then you have no legal right to buy it.

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 01/25/2007 09:03 AM
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quote:

Originally posted by: TLH
Do you have a license already?
Are you a student also?

If you can't say yes to both those questions then you have no legal right to buy it.


lol you the frist person to spot that out of 3 fourms sites!!! didn't see that so I guess i'll the home cd version if they have one. have a key for that.
 01/25/2007 10:41 AM
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Hrm, I am a student and I already have XP Pro 32 and 64 bit from my university. Can I also buy this for another one of my computers?

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 01/26/2007 12:32 AM
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i think it would be better to buy from the univeristy itslef

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