If it's like Vista, no.
You'd have to buy a full retail version if you wanted a license that could
be used as either an upgrade or to install without a previous OS.
"mac" <aaa@newsgroup> wrote in message
> Can I use Windows 7 DVD OEM DVD as an Upgrade from Vista? I rather pay a
> little more but it is easier to have an OEM DVD in case I need to do a
> Full reinstall at a later day