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shyam asked in Computers & InternetSoftware · 1 decade ago

do people who use genuine xp software get a free update to vista?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    No, you must pay for the upgrade to Windows Vista when it becomes generally available. This is the same for all major updates. (95 -> 98 -> XP)

    Incremental updates (service packs) are free for activated copies of Microsoft Windows. The Windows Update service will no longer function for illigitimate copies of Windows.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    No, vista is being touted as a whole new operating system and you will have to pay to get it. It's not just an upgrade.

  • 1 decade ago

    You can get beta versions for free, but you won't get a free upgrade when the real thing comes on the market.

  • 1 decade ago

    youll never see anything for free from microsoft.

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  • Shaj
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    No. Billy is not that GUD Hearted.

  • 1 decade ago

    LOL, was that the joke of the day?

  • 1 decade ago

    NO.Thats why you sould download them cracked

  • 1 decade ago

    now what would you do if you were the richest man

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