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# 205640 21-Nov-2016 12:03
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Hi,

 

I was under the impression that Dell were shipping laptops with Ubuntu installed (see: http://www.dell.com/learn/us/en/555/campaigns/xps-linux-laptop?c=us&l=en&s=biz). However, when I go to try and order one off of their NZ website and hit "Customize" I only see options for two different versions of Windows.

 

Has anyone ever ordered a Dell laptop with Ubuntu installed? If so, how did you do it?

 

Thank you

 

Serge


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  # 1674929 21-Nov-2016 12:29
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Yes for business, had to go through an account manager. Try calling them.


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  # 1674962 21-Nov-2016 13:28
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Was it actually any cheaper to get it without a windows license and preinstallation?





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  # 1674992 21-Nov-2016 13:55
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From memory it was very slightly cheaper. Less than $40 for W10 Pro. 




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  # 1675036 21-Nov-2016 15:31
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Cheers! Will give that a go. I tried their "live chat" and that's what they seemed to be getting to, asking for business name and contact details.


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