Originally Posted by brickwall329
And coincidentally, Dell uses AMD.
Actually they use both AMD and INTEL. My Dell E1505 laptop uses an Intel Core Duo chip.
But to answer your question... no, you dont. DELL was offering it to customers who purchased SPECIFIC products during a specific time frame. If you didn't purchase a VISTA free upgrade marked product during that period you're not eligible for the update.
To determine, if you're not sure, go to www.dellvistaupgrade.com