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Old 10-29-2005, 10:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Upgrading XP to a newer version

I have 2 versions of XP. One is the original OEM XP PRO and the second came on a toshiba laptop and is the home version. Can the home version e used on a desktop that is running the HD from the laptop?

Also,when longhorn or vista arives,can these be upgaded to the newer "Pro" versions?

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Nope. Its has to be the same mobos, drivers, etc. More than likely you can upgrade with Vista.

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xp has a rule that most people don't know about. you can run the same xp copy on a pc and a laptop at the same time legally. running it on 2 pc's isn't legal
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