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Is Vista RC1 Any good?

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I used the beta 2 and it was sooo buggy and no drivers...couldn't play games...didn't keep my files etc... went back to XP, Downloading RC1 right now and I was wondering what peoples experience was with it so far.
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So far its worked great for me. Found all my drivers, and the only problem I have run into is that Norton Corp. Edition does not run on X64 edition. Other than that, games are smooth, and the memory hogging has been reduced.
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It's okay. It's sluggish on my laptop, probably because of the RAM. (512 only). On the plus side, it's pretty and didn't run into ANY compatibility issues. (Except for antivirus, but AVG works well)
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I have it running quite comfortably on my system.....though I have turned off aero to lighten the load.

the interface seems pretty good...I installed last night and have pretty much been able to set up my network again as it was when I was running XP.

IE7 with tabbed browsing is cool and apparently the issues that IE6 had with CSS has been resolved...but as usual, if I have any hassles with it I'll just revert back to Firefox.

Beta 2 was a real pig on my system but this new release is running quite well...no driver issues and can game without too much hassle.....though I am having some hassles getting wc3 to play sound even though my soundcard is configured properly and I can hear the windows sounds......something I'll have to fix tonight
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Yes, it's very good. Worth the install for sure.
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