Re: Re-partition drive and install Vista
I understand, thank you for letting me know.
"Leroy" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Nope, won't work. The Acer OEM product key for Vista will only be valid
> with Acer's recovery method. In order to do as you propose, you'll need
> to purchase a new "full version" of Windows Vista.
> Bryan wrote:
>> Hi, I have an Acer Aspire 6920 which came with a couple of EISA
>> partitions. I was wondering if I use another copy of Vista instead of the
>> Acer Recovery Discs and install it on a repartitioned hard drive without
>> the EISA partitions and use the OEM License that came with my computer
>> will it work for the installation, as the recovery discs seem to only
>> want to install when the hard drive is setup with the EISA partitions. I
>> may want to do this in the future so I thought I better find out now
>> before I even try it.