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Microsoft Windows 7 Professional inkl SP1 32 Bit UK - Refurbished Full Version (PC DVD), 1 User - Win7 Pro 32 Bit [DVD-ROM] Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional inkl SP1 32 Bit UK - Refurbished Full Version (PC DVD), 1 User - Win7 Pro 32 Bit [DVD-ROM] Windows 7
Offered by london_software
Price: £38.90

12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beware Windows 7 drivers, 11 Feb 2014
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I bought this Windows 7 Pro DVD so I could replace Windows XP Pro on my old desktop computer when Microsoft withdraw support for XP. I did not want to risk Windows 8 or pay the full retail price for Windows 7 or 8. The DVD was delivered within a few days by DHL, it was well packaged (not original) with the Microsoft product key sticker attached. The DVD was in good condition and presented no problems while installing.
I decided to refurbish my pc by setting up 3 primary partitions to run XP Pro, Windows 7 Pro and probably Linux. Note you must install XP first because boot files are in a different format now. Windows 7 installed and activated ok but I encountered a problem with the driver for the Intel graphics chip. Intel did not provide a driver after Windows XP and the default driver only gave me low resolution (VGA). After researching various forums I resolved the problem by downloading the latest driver for XP from Dell then setting the compatibility property on the install exe to "run as XP/ run as admin". Windows 7 is still running ok after a month including getting updates from Microsoft.


KOMPUTERBAY 2GB ( 2 X 1GB ) DDR DIMM (184 PIN) 266Mhz DDR266 PC2100 DESKTOP MEMORY KIT
KOMPUTERBAY 2GB ( 2 X 1GB ) DDR DIMM (184 PIN) 266Mhz DDR266 PC2100 DESKTOP MEMORY KIT
Offered by KOMPBAY
Price: £19.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Good deal, 11 Feb 2014
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Purchased 2 x 1GB memory to upgrade an old Dell OptiPlex desktop. Not many sources for PC2100 DDR266 memory, and I did not want to pay top price for a top brand for an old computer, so this seemed like a good deal. Order was dispatched the day after it was placed and delivered 2 days later by post office mail. Memory chips were well packaged, and in good condition. Installed without a problem and still working fine after a month of use.


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