I have a pc running ubuntu linux, and want to install windows vista to dual boot. I have an OEM vista sdisk which may or may not be the one that came with the computer. I have the computer's original vista serial no.
Here is a step-by-step guide. It is a bit more involved when adding Vista to a Linux distro install but if you are reasonably familiar with the OS it shouldn't be too difficult. It also utilises EasyBCD which takes some of the hard work out of the equation:
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