1. LeLee092's Avatar
    Hey,
    So tomorrow is the last day to get Windows 8 for $40 for the PC
    I've been considering getting it since I really like my 8x and want my computer and my phone to be more in sync, but I'm one of the people who have the "if it aint broken, dont fix it" mentality
    and I have no problems with sticking around with Windows 7, I don't feel like getting such a diff OS mid way through the semester
    Either way I want to jump on the deal, if i buy it can I not install it immediately and just have it on my computer or a disk until the summer comes around?
    Also does Window 8 come with Microsoft Office and all the other necessities that an average student will need?
    01-30-2013 08:12 PM
  2. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    Moved to Windows 8 forum, since this is about desktop Windows 8.
    LeLee092 likes this.
    01-30-2013 08:15 PM
  3. Shane's Avatar
    Yes. It's good til some time in 2015.
    01-30-2013 08:17 PM
  4. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    Windows 8 does not come with Office; however, there are discounts for Office available to university students. Microsoft Student | Deals
    Last edited by Laura Knotek; 01-30-2013 at 08:56 PM.
    01-30-2013 08:22 PM
  5. LeLee092's Avatar
    Hey thanks for the replies!
    I didnt end up getting the deal, mostly because I've got my eyes now on the Surface Pro by Windows, might buy that instead during the summer and keep my regular non-touchscreen lenovo laptop for more traditional stuff..

    Thanks again though!
    02-01-2013 01:32 AM

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