Re: Upgrading Vista from Beta/RC1/RC2
"crossmr" <email@example.com> wrote
>I have a couple of keys (one from the download, and one I got at an event)
> for Vista Beta 2 I think. I had it installed, but no longer. I've read
> the new offer for people with these to get an upgrade license.
> if I don't have them installed, how do I go about installing the
> Do I first install Beta 2 with my Beta key, then install whatever version
> Vista I have? Seems messy and clunky. Or can I install the final version,
> activate it first with my Beta Key, then reactivate it using my upgrade
> Second question
> What is different in the networking center of Ultimate compared to Home
> Premium? According to the feature table, Premium has "easier networking"
> references the networking center which seems to come with Premium, they
> really explain any difference there.
I'm not sure what you mean by an offer to get upgrade licenses. But in any
event a full version of Vista Ultimate is needed to do an in place upgrade
of RC2. Since you don't have it installed, the above is moot. If you have
a link to this offer you mention please post it.
Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]