Article ID: 930378 - View products that this article applies to.
When you try to use Windows Anytime Upgrade (WAU) to upgrade Windows Vista, you may receive the following error message:
Note This problem occurs after you complete the WAU purchase process, and then you click the link to download the upgrade.
Unable to open the license
Error Code: 0x8007000D
The data is invalid.
This problem occurs because Windows Internet Explorer 7 recognizes the MIME type of the digital license and determines that the link must be opened by using the Software Licensing Commerce Client (SLCC).
This problem may also occur if either of the following conditions is true:
To work around this problem, click the link that is included in the purchase confirmation e-mail to download the upgrade again.
Note If this problem persists, contact WAU support to obtain a new DLP.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 930378 - Last Review: March 15, 2007 - Revision: 1.3