Dell Vostro 1510 Windows 7 Options ?

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by ykr123, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. ykr123

    ykr123 MDL Novice

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    i have a dell vostro 1510 laptop,with vista basic installed(32 bit.).since the warranty period is over,can i install windows 7 home premium(genuine MSDN w/key) or can i install windows 7 home premium OEM(collected from my friend)?please advice me in this regard.thanks in advance.
     
  2. Snoopy_garnet

    Snoopy_garnet MDL Novice

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    You can install either of these on your Vostro.
     
  3. ykr123

    ykr123 MDL Novice

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    thanks for your suggestion.
     
  4. subpsyke

    subpsyke MDL Junior Member

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    You can install using the MSDN key, but you can't install the OEM version unless you either upgrade your BIOS's SLIC from 2.0 to 2.1, or use Daz's Windows Loader.
     
  5. riahc3

    riahc3 MDL Senior Member

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    Windows 7 has no problem running on a Dell Vostro 1510, Im running it now with a BIOS mod.
     
  6. ayazaali

    ayazaali MDL Novice

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    Guys (and Gals). I'm pulling my hair out trying to get hold of Vostro 1510 SLIC 2.1 BIOS. Any help would be appreciated.
     
  7. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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