Dirtbox wrote:Thanks DB. I'm being ultra cautious and providing a new HDD with an install of Vista on it, rather than simply wiping my existing one (which I intend to dispose of more securely).
Download the same version of an OEM vista disk from a warez site like pirate bay and use the key that's on the case. The disk itself is irrelevant, only the key matters.
Come to think of it, you should be able to restore it to factory settings without any of that.
Thanks again for the help!