vista on 2 pc's with same disc

  patton 20:30 30 Apr 2009

i bought windows vista home basic disc can i install it on 2 pc's using the same disc

  Technotiger 20:33 30 Apr 2009


  Technotiger 20:34 30 Apr 2009

Unless of course, the other PC has its own Vista Key!

  beeuuem 20:37 30 Apr 2009

MS say 'No'

From click here
b. License Model. The software is licensed on a per copy per device basis.

2. INSTALLATION AND USE RIGHTS. Before you use the software under a license, you must
assign that license to one device (physical hardware system). That device is the “licensed device.”
A hardware partition or blade is considered to be a separate device.
a. Licensed Device. You may install one copy of the software on the licensed device.

  alexartox 05:57 01 May 2009

Don't do that, you might encounter unforeseen problems from Microsoft, and I think is not legal...

  patton 21:26 01 May 2009

does that mean another £100 for another vista disc but thanks for the info

  DieSse 00:07 02 May 2009

"does that mean another £100 for another vista disc"

Yes - if you want Vista.

Or Free if you want to give Ubuntu Linux (or most other Linuxes) a whirl.

click here

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