Windows Vista Home Premium oem

  spud22 09:34 10 Feb 2007
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Is it worth buying an OEM copy of vista or better to buy the boxed version. Price difference is about half

  Totally-braindead 09:40 10 Feb 2007

Look in the Vista forum its been asked already.

  spuds 09:44 10 Feb 2007

Same product, but retail boxed aftercare supported by Microsoft. OEM aftercare supported by the retailer!.

Any problems in either case, support can be provided by many 'Microsoft' advice and help forums like PCA. Why pay approx double the price for a box (in theory). To me, no contest, save money. But make sure that you buy from a reputable retailer. There will be cheaper or even more expensive pirate copies out there, so tread carefully.

  spuds 10:51 10 Feb 2007

Notice that the 'topic is now resolved'. Which answer resolved the question. Others may want to know as well. Forum etiquette!.

  spud22 11:26 10 Feb 2007

the post was answered in depth in the vista forum hence i closed this thread

  spud22 11:26 10 Feb 2007

the post was answered in depth in the vista forum hence i closed this thread

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