Rolling back a vista upgrade, back to the original version of vist

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Installation' started by Guest, Aug 22, 2007.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Is it possible to upgrade your version of vista to a better version and then
    if you wanted to, downgrade back to the original version?
     
    Guest, Aug 22, 2007
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    Rick Rogers Guest

    Hi Jack,

    No, not without starting over with a clean install. Any upgrade to an NT
    system is not reversible in this manner.

    --
    Best of Luck,

    Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
    http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
    Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
    My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com

    "Jack" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Is it possible to upgrade your version of vista to a better version and
    > then
    > if you wanted to, downgrade back to the original version?
     
    Rick Rogers, Aug 22, 2007
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    Guest Guest

    Re: Rolling back a vista upgrade, back to the original version of

    "Rick Rogers" wrote:

    > Hi Jack,
    >
    > No, not without starting over with a clean install. Any upgrade to an NT
    > system is not reversible in this manner.
    >
    > --


    > Best of Luck,
    >
    > Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
    > http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
    > Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
    > My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
    >
    > "Jack" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    > > Is it possible to upgrade your version of vista to a better version and
    > > then
    > > if you wanted to, downgrade back to the original version?

    >
    > Yes you can if you have the windows.old folder after you install the new version !

    Read tihs LINK but it may be better to reinstall the other versiion.
    LINK
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/933168
     
    Guest, Aug 23, 2007
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