how to re install vista

hi i have windows 7 ultimate 32 bit but iam not really getting on with it very well i got a copy of vista ultimate 32 bit tried to re install but there was only an option to re install windows it said that upgrade has been disabled and i dont want to lose my programs and data any idears how to re install vista without loosing any of my data or programs

Thanks Henry


Senior Member
There's no way to upgrade (downgrade) From 7 to vista. Your only option is to save your data on an external hard drive, a networked drive or burn it to dvds.

thanks guys just cause i have an illegal copy u dont help me its all dammed expensive these days:frown:


Senior Member
Why not just use the version of Windows that came with your PC?

i cant i dont no how can u tell me please

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