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    What's XP Worth?

    i have a spare copy of windows XP that i'm thinking of selling as i'm skint, what sort of price can i get for it? it has not been installed for two years so reg'ing it will be fine.

    thanks Jim

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    Home or Pro?
    Condition of packaging?

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    full home version, with box in mint nick..

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    £30-35? Not too sure, I paid 50 for XP home two years ago

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    £30?

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    really! that little!

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    nah, worth more than that - that's all this miserable lot would pay.

    full xp home retail is worth 170 quid new, so assuming you can find the kind of buyer who would buy boxed product (i.e. pc world customers, maybe via a local paper ad) then 100 should be easy enough

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    eBay it to get the most money m8.

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    ok will if any of you chaps want it... it in forsale for about £45! i also have Microsoft Office XP Standard for Students and Teachers ... for same'ish price http://forums.hexus.net/showthread.p...503#post218503
    Last edited by Jimmy Little; 07-06-2004 at 11:13 AM.

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    IIRC you cant sell on MS software under the student licence - I could be wrong though, quite a while since I've had windoze...

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    yeah i think you can

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bobby Sixkiller
    yeah i think you can
    Licensing Restrictions
    Microsoft grants licensing rights for Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003 with the following restrictions:

    • You must be a qualified educational user or a household member of a qualified user when you acquire this product.

    • You're restricted to using this product for non-commercial (non-revenue-generating) use.

    • You can install this product on up to three computers or devices in your household.

    • You can't transfer your usage rights to another individual.

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    that's the 2003 edition, mine is XP

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    Do you really think they'll re-write the ENTIRE licensing policy for one product?

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    You cannot re-sell educational editions of M$ products on here.

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