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Old 10-14-2011, 07:29 PM
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Run SOS 2008 on Windows 7?

Anyone know how to run an install disk, 2008 on Windows7? Or get my my new computer to run Vista instad of Windows7?
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Old 10-15-2011, 01:21 PM
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The easiest way is to get a 2011 install disc and then use the 2008 content discs. We bought 2011 LA for my son, so I was able to use that disc to install some 2007 discs I bought from a friend. I think you can buy the install disc alone, or you can buy one subject that you will use now or in the future and get the disc that way.
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Old 10-16-2011, 08:51 AM
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SOS 2008 doesnt work with windows 7. You'll need a new installation disc. The disc alone is $50, but if you buy an elective, like the history of one ofthe 50 states, it's included. The state histories are cheaper, around $30. Then all of your old curricukum discs will work with windows 7. I'm currently running some curriculum from as far back as 2005.
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Old 10-16-2011, 05:23 PM
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thanks for the advise, I just bought a new Science (we were using a 2000 model that didn't require the install disk) so I bought it new. Did you know you can get a better price for it new on ebay than on the SOS website? Now we wait.
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