How to Get a Windows 8 Pro Upgrade License for Just $14.99
Windows 8 is available on October 26th, 2012 and $39.99 is the official promotion price for a Windows 8 pro upgrade license. But you can buy a Windows 8 Pro upgrade license for just $14.99 if you've just recently bought a new Windows 7 PC after June 1st, 2012.
To get this offer you need to complete the registration at Windows Updrade Offer website. The offer applies to PCs purchased between June 2, 2012 and January 31, 2013.
In fact, you can still buy a Windows 8 upgrade license for just $14.99
, because the Windows Updrade Offer website doesn't ask you for COA key.
When you register for the Windows Upgrade Offer, in the Windows 7 PC purchase information section, you need to enter a date which is "After June 2, 2012" in the "Date of purchase".
A coupon code will be sent to your email. And then you can use this code in Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant, the price will be reduced from $39.99 to $14.99.
Note: The website asks for Windows 7 product key (COA Key) in the Step 3 now. Enter your Windows 7 product key to see if it works.