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[Microsoft] Purchase a New HP Computer With a $15 Windows 8 Upgrade and receive $15 (U.S.) rebate

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[Microsoft] Purchase a New HP Computer With a $15 Windows 8 Upgrade and receive $15 (U.S.) rebate

For those that have, or are, purchasing a new HP Windows 7 Desktop or Laptop, HP has a rebate program for North America to cover the $15 that Microsoft is charging for the Windows 8 upgrade. Online or mail submissions.

https://h41201.www4.hp.com/AdLanding/ca/en/7305/

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August 17, 2012 and February 2, 2013

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October 26, 2012 to March 31, 2013
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GtG wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 11:02 am
i wouldnt take windows 8 even if it was free
Have you even used it? I have a feeling this is gonna be like all the people that said "Vista sucks" when they never even used it. The desktop portion is a vast improvement.
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zadereous wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 5:37 am
lol OP is promoting his website?
Better not be doing that... Against RFD rules!
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GtG wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 11:02 am
i wouldnt take windows 8 even if it was free
I have the consumer preview installed on a virtual machine right now and so far I can't stand using metro on the desktop. It's even worse than Ubuntu's move to unity for me. I have to say that although it isn't for me, it would be great for people who aren't very PC savvy and use their PCs mostly for content consumption but as a productivity desktop yuck.

I'm still going to buy the $40 upgrade because I can't afford to ignore it as a developer, but I also expect a pretty quick turnaround for SP1 that will probably include some metro banishing features.
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zadereous wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 5:37 am
lol OP is promoting his website?
Nope. I can see how you might think that, but that is just where I found the info. Try a search yourself. I just want people to get their *#$%*# $15 back after MS screws them out of it for something they should be giving away for free.
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idiotcanuck wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 2:52 pm
Nope. I can see how you might think that, but that is just where I found the info. Try a search yourself. I just want people to get their *#$%*# $15 back after MS screws them out of it for something they should be giving away for free.
Haha I'm kidding, obviously you don't own HP. Anyways, I took advantage, thanks.
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zadereous wrote:
Aug 31st, 2012 4:25 pm
Haha I'm kidding, obviously you don't own HP. Anyways, I took advantage, thanks.
You had me going. Around here Promoter is a worse word than C..k S....r
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