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Topic # 112967 30-Dec-2012 09:24
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Apologies if this is in the wrong forum - I'm doing this in a rush on my phone. I'm looking at buying Photoshop elements bundled with premier elements from amazon uk. Would this work if I installed it on my comp in nz. I know adobe are quite strict with thier products. Cheers

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  Reply # 738519 30-Dec-2012 10:29
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Have you checked the adobe NZ site?
I dont see any issues, but you might have to download specific packages that are not included in the NZ release?


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  Reply # 738520 30-Dec-2012 10:30
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Once you do currency conversion, whats the pricing difference compared to purchasing from any of the software reatilers (online) in NZ?

Dont forget the creditcard charge for currency conversion and any GST if your over the threshold. 



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  Reply # 738522 30-Dec-2012 10:40
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www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B0090DQ980?qid=1356811323&sr=8-2

It's that. Compared to NZ I think there is a decent difference ($100 +) if I've done my research correctly. I am in the UK at the moment so I would take it home with me. I don't THINK there would be any gst to pay?

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  Reply # 738527 30-Dec-2012 11:00
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Phexx: www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B0090DQ980?qid=1356811323&sr=8-2

It's that. Compared to NZ I think there is a decent difference ($100 +) if I've done my research correctly. I am in the UK at the moment so I would take it home with me. I don't THINK there would be any gst to pay?


Buy it.  No GST and cheaper. It's the same software.

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  Reply # 738632 30-Dec-2012 17:43
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Phexx: www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B0090DQ980?qid=1356811323&sr=8-2

It's that. Compared to NZ I think there is a decent difference ($100 +) if I've done my research correctly. I am in the UK at the moment so I would take it home with me. I don't THINK there would be any gst to pay?


Buy it.  No GST and cheaper. It's the same software.


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  Reply # 738634 30-Dec-2012 17:48
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You can buy software so much cheaper overseas, however manufacturers often restrict people to buying in their own market. Now with systems like NZ posts youshop that will hopefully put an end to that. My only concern could be the software authorisation system detecting the IP isn't from the country it was purchased from, but I doubt they region lock software...at least not yet.

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