+ 0 Votes "as stated above..." rwbyshe 3 years ago Thanks for your input. I tend to agree with you about putting Win 7 on his old machine but he was asking. I'm sure you've run into the same thing in your experience of some folks think they can still make an old nag run like a young thoroughbred. I didn't have an honest answer for him not having used OEM OS before or any NON VALIDATIONS from MS. So I had to pose the question. Thanks again for your input.