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Old 07-02-2005, 10:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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can windows xp be upgraded to windows xp media center edition?

or does it have to be a new install?
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Old 07-02-2005, 10:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm not sure check the disk and see.
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Old 07-02-2005, 10:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I do not own a disk, the reason I ask is because an upgrade disk would be cheaper than a full install disk, wouldn't it?

plus, I have seen media center edition and it seems the same as windows xp just with a media center program installed with it...
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Old 07-02-2005, 11:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It interfaces with certain media hardware in ways that xp pro/home can't do, other than that I think it's pretty much the same. I've heard it buggy, though, so maybe waiting for a service pack would be advisable.
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Old 07-03-2005, 01:40 AM   #5 (permalink)
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makes sence...

although after looking, I think media center edition was built on the xp pro platform, and I think it uses the same install to...
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