Have XP and Vista, want to upgrade Vista to Win7 and move Vista to XP machine.

Discussion in 'Operating Systems' started by Sprtfan, Nov 28, 2009.

  1. Sprtfan

    Sprtfan Limp Gawd

    Aug 23, 2007
    I have two computers that I want to upgrade. I have a full version of XP on one and Vista Ultimate on another. I have an upgrade copy of Win 7 Ultimate and want to upgrade the Vista computer to it. Will this void my Vista install key? I want to install Vista on my XP computer and then no longer use XP. I also would rather just do the upgrade of Win 7 on my VIsta computer instead of a clean install. I just want to be sure that I'll be able to do this with out messing up my Vista install key.
    If I have to I can wipe both and then install XP back on my current Vista compter to do the Win 7 upgrade but would rather not since it is a lot more work and I'll have to start from scratch on the Vista computer. Thanks