Re: Upgrading Vista basic to Vista Ultimate
That may be the only option. You may have to back up your documents, etc,
do a clean install, then reinstall your programs. Time consuming, I know,
but in the past a clean install has been considered to be best.
"Oahuyahoo" <Oahuyahoo@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Will not allow me to do it, only a clean install. Am I missing an update
> service pack that requires it?
> "Richard G. Harper" wrote:
>> To upgrade, start up Vista Basic, then insert the DVD and run the upgrade
>> from within Vista.
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>> "Oahuyahoo" <Oahuyahoo@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >I want to upgrade my vista basic to vista ultimate but the disc will not
>> > me do it. I can do a clean install but I'm not favoring that option.
>> > What
>> > am I doing wrong?