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Upgrade from ME to XP

lodzinski

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#1
Ok, lemme condense this, Have a Laptop, running on ME, needs to be upgraded to XP - where is the cheapest place to get this upgrade, on like a DL or a CD, or could somebody possibly point me in the direction of a source to acquire a copy FOC?? (as it's not my system I would prefer genuine, but I can live without it.)
 

danzil

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#2
hi.
i am not going to show nor help you get a non genuine copy.....they are more trouble then they are worth and 9/110 times they are infected with various garbage anyhow so.
here are some good places to look.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-OEM-Windows-Home-Service/dp/B000GWKNH2 that is £60 i believe
or
http://www.eclipsecomputers.com/products.aspx?cat=35&subcat=159&brand=57&page=4 slightly cheaper.

i may be able to find you a link to an untouched legit cd but i am unable to provide the product key..

sorry i can not be that much help i dont want to break any laws.....or rules of this forum.

where about do you leave are you uk based or over seas......i have some xp original cd's i may be able to mail you one....or zip it and upload it to my server so you can FTP it off.

kind regards
danzil
 

lodzinski

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#3
hey - I completely understand the illegality issue, and get you on that - yeah i'm UK based, Its just I didn't pay a great deal for the unit, and to spend £50 on the OS is a bit much IMO, was maybe hoping someone had a lower cost way of getting a copy.
thanks, Craig.
 

danzil

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#4
ok.no worries....i take it you have access to broadband internet..
if you leave it with me,i will compress a xp cd and upload it so you can download it.......
email me at dan.lancaster@bluebottle.com and i will send you the info on how to successfully get the CD.
please state in your email if you need xp home or xp pro.
kind regards
danzil