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Old October 26, 2009, 10:15 AM
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I'm interested in getting windows 7, and have several other people in my family that want to do the same. Do I have to buy seperate cd's for each computer? Or is their some way I can get 3-5 installs out of one cd?

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Old October 26, 2009, 10:27 AM
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this is good for three PCs, its Home Premium and the upgrade version annoyingly enough but otherwise you are looking at the OEM version which is one disk, one computer
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Old October 26, 2009, 12:20 PM
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1 key per computer.
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Old October 26, 2009, 12:43 PM
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Are all these people in the same house? If so, you might be able to buy a technet subscription and go that route. Assuming you decided that you were the primary user of all PC's and you're only 'evaluating' Win7 on them all... You'd be walking a razor line of the EULA of technet though. And it wouldn't be within license agreement if your family's spread across several house holds.
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