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    Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    I got my latest Technet discs through yesterday, and there it was. The vista disc. No product key though. For those who don't know, when you get a Technet+ subscription you also get evaluation (full and working) copies of almost all of Microsofts catalog. When they relese a new product you get the disc and a serial number. Vista came without a serial number and a little tag on the disc says 'Requires serial number'. WTF!! Are they actually saying that I should 'buy' a copy to evaluate?
    Has anyone else had this arrive yesterday, and if so, did you get a serial number?

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    Re: Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    Same here, "Poduct Key Required" on the disc.

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    Re: Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    same here to and i got my discs over a week ago. Never spotted that.

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    Re: Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    Of course if I just went of to my online Technet subscription area and requested one like I have just done It wouldn't matter.


    *DOH!!

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    Re: Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    Why don't you go to your account on the web site and click on your subscriptions and get your key from there ? It will allow you to install it on 5 PCs [ mine did ]
    Had mine installed since November..... [ downloaded it ]

    http://www.microsoft.eu.subservices.com/technet/

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    Re: Technet+ and Vista evaluation disc

    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box
    Of course if I just went of to my online Technet subscription area and requested one like I have just done It wouldn't matter.


    *DOH!!
    Where ya do that at?

    Remember peeps, you get a 4 month trial (with windows updates and validation passing for the MS site) before you need to buy/activate.

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