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    News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Limited-time offer allows university students to grab either Windows 7 Home Premium or Windows 7 Professional for £30.
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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    .edu? It was always .ac.uk when I was at uni.

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    .edu is US I believe - though the example in the smaller print suggests .ac.uk is acceptable too

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Good deal
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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Sweet, I'm a student.

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    hmmm, is it 1 per student though? otherwise i'm tempted to call my student friend to get him to make an order or 2 for me ;-)

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Good deal but is it for the Retail or Upgrade versions?

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Home Premium and Pro for the same price? Why would you get HP?

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    I suspect this will be extended to staff at some point, possibly next year, as the last "ultimate steal" deal was

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    £30,000 worth of debt gets me another discount! w00t

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Quote Originally Posted by UseItNow View Post
    Good deal but is it for the Retail or Upgrade versions?
    Not sure, but it says you need a kosher copy of either XP or Vista already, so my guess would be "upgrade"

    Still, at that price it's fantastic!

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    I can get it now for free through MSDNAA.

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Quote Originally Posted by Andehh View Post
    £30,000 worth of debt gets me another discount! w00t
    That's a lot of red stripe.

    Impressive.
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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Anyone have any idea if something similar is available to students in Ireland?

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    Fantastic news, i'll pick up a copy to install after my academic license for Windows 7 runs out

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    Re: News - Microsoft offers Windows 7 to UK university students for £30

    F U! microsoft honestly FU! most of us students panic ordered them back in july, and only now you give this out?

    GRR microsoft
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    our boiler broke so we has no heating or hot water, this is the bloody result ^^

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