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    upgrading winxp>>>win7 on mb
    new to macs and looking for help. I recently installed windows xp pro using bootcamp and am wondering if i buy an windows 7 upgrade disc will i be able to ugrade? i know it takes some extra steps during the upgrade process but is it possible?

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    Windows 7 will not upgrade over XP (any version). It will only upgrade from Vista. You can only install the Windows 7 upgrade clean. And as a general rule it's best to do it that way anyway.

    Read the instructions at this LINK.


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