Re: Uninstallation & reinstallation on a different machine.
It depends on which type you bought. If this is a retail version, you can
'move' it to as many systems as you wish, if it is an OEM version, then it
is tied to the first system it is installed on and cannot be activated on a
different system. This is ne reason why the OEM version has a much lower
"Andrew S." <Andrew S.@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I recently installed Vista on a home theater PC, and since installation
> had numerous problems during video playback that I never had using XP. I'm
> certain it must be driver incompatibility, but I do not wish to upgrade
> hardware. What I'd like to do is reinstall XP on that system. That's the
> part. Here's the real question...
> I've been satisfied with Vista's performance on other systems I've used
> would like to take the license of Vista from the system I've just
> it on and use it on a completely different system. I have paid for the
> license and it will only be on one system, just not the one I originally
> installed it on. Is this going to be a problem, or does Microsoft allow