I wrote earlier about Dell saving XP with their simple, customer-friendly policy to allow you to buy a Windows Vista Business license and they will ship the computer with XP installed. They call it “Windows Vista Business Bonus.”
Here is what it looks like on their website when configuring a computer (this is a Latitude D630):
You’ll see the Windows Vista(R) Business Bonus, which is available at no extra cost!
I received an Optiplex 330 today in which I ordered the Vista Business Bonus from Dell:
Here is the license sticker:
Dell included this Vista DVD:
And they included this XP CD:
When I turned on the computer for the first time —
This is just a fantastic thing Dell is doing. They make it SO easy for someone to downgrade from Vista to XP!