Windows Vista

This page contains information on Windows Vista. Please use the links below to help find the information that you are looking for.

Purchasing Options: Retail, Upgrade, or OEM

Windows Vista can be purchased as a full retail product, an upgrade from an eligible product, or preinstalled on a computer.  More information is in the link.

Installation Options:  Upgrade vs. Clean Install

Windows Vista can be installed either as an upgrade or clean install.  You must buy either the full Retail or OEM package to perform a clean installation of Windows Vista.

Editions of Vista

Vista comes in a few different editions: Home Basic, Home Premium, Business, Enterprise, and Ultimate. This page compares them all in a small table.

Windows Vista Tutorials

Some tutorials on how to do common tasks in Windows Vista.