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    Windows Vista Home Basic - ISO

    Hi all

    Has anyone got an iso for vista home basic please

    I have a key

    Thanks

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    Last I heard of (IANAL) the only thing MS care about is the key being legit, however downloading an iso from a 'less-than-reputable-source' may be risky.
    That being said, they (used to?) offer Win7 iso's for free (that's how I formatted my machine), so maybe they do with Vista?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garacesh View Post
    so maybe they do with Vista?
    They do not.

    I was looking for one as well. I can't even find a clean ISO on teh bay.

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    Digital river have all the downloads (official ones too). Just need product key as they're only images, not cracked etc

    Windows Vista Direct Download Links

    Ultimate disk should give option to install all of them.

    Steve

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve21 View Post
    Digital river have all the downloads (official ones too).
    No SP2 ISOs though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    No SP2 ISOs though.
    *runs around Arthur throwing SP1 disks at him* No-one asked for that!

    Steve

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    Installing SP2 plus IE9 and all of the post-SP2 hotfixes takes ages, especially considering a lot of the laptops and desktops that came with Vista Basic were massively underspecced too.

    I suppose it's better than nothing though.

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