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Last post Author Topic: A Gift from VMWare  (Read 19262 times)

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Re: A Gift from VMWare
« Reply #25 on: January 08, 2006, 05:49:50 AM »
It's worth noting that if you have student status (or someone in your household) you can get VMWARE Workstation for the price of the upgrade. Still not cheap but considerably cheaper.


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Re: A Gift from VMWare
« Reply #26 on: January 08, 2006, 06:02:13 AM »
Thanks for the info Carol but I don't know of any students...The problem is the rate of exchange is R6.60 to the $1.00 Oh yes of course there is those bank charges...From here it'll cost me about R1500.00 that's for the electronic download...It would be a lot easier for me to send someone in the U.S.A.  a money gram and purchase the electronic download...Even then it's still expensive...Most of the software I purchase is from the States...
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Re: A Gift from VMWare
« Reply #27 on: January 08, 2006, 06:26:53 AM »
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