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Whenever I'm out of ram I simply download some more, so lack of ram has never been an issue to me.
Bwahahaa
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I'm downloading more RAM as we speak
LMAO. I almost pissed myself. I'm still laughing at this. My tummy hurts!!!!
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Never gotten it below 700MB, even with extensive tweaking.
Bahahaha I know of a few ways - one way is to DL and use TinyXP as this sits on about 340MB OR go to Start>RUN>MSCONFIG>Diagnostic mode>reboot this will sit on about 500mb
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post #104 of 106
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Windows 8 to have "dramatically" less users.
Thanks MS for kinda derping down an OS.

As long as this works in the final version I'm eventually ok with it:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\Microsoft\\Windows\\C urrentVersion\\Explorer

Value: RPEnabled

The value 0 enables the start menu, the value 1 disables it again.


For those interested, I built a rig just to test Windows 8 Developer Preview and made a review. Follow the link to the thread in my sig if you're interested.
Edited by tpi2007 - 10/11/11 at 3:06pm
 
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Bahahaha I know of a few ways - one way is to DL and use TinyXP as this sits on about 340MB OR go to Start>RUN>MSCONFIG>Diagnostic mode>reboot this will sit on about 500mb
Pff, if I have to go to XP I'll just use Linux.
    
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As long as this works in the final version I'm eventually ok with it:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\Microsoft\\Windows\\C urrentVersion\\Explorer

Value: RPEnabled

The value 0 enables the start menu, the value 1 disables it again.


For those interested, I built a rig just to test Windows 8 Developer Preview and made a review. Follow the link to the thread in my sig if you're interested.
I knew about it but thanks for sharing it.
But the thing is, once you have it on RPEnabled 0 you remove the Transfer and Task Manager. For no reason at all.
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