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post #21 of 46
I never liked XP even back when it was new.
Windows 2000, on the other hand, was awesome. In fact, in my honest opinion, Win2k was the only good OS Microsoft have ever released (not keen on 7 either)
post #22 of 46
2D benching and small OS drives.
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post #23 of 46
Low space HDDs / Low spec rigs.
I.e. IDE / Athlon 1.7GHz rig I've just acquired...thumb.gif
 
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post #24 of 46
I use it on my netbook for troubleshooting when I'm out on the job.
 
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post #25 of 46
Still have XP on the second hard disk because the ASIO drivers have Latency on Windows 7.
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post #26 of 46
Use it for work - we're a little old fashioned
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post #27 of 46
Between xp vista and 7 , 7 is most stable, and that's all that matters to me.

xp is ancient
post #28 of 46
I use it on my old IBM T40, 700mb RAM laptop, works great on that machine and i use it quite often when overclocking my main rig and when i just don't want to bother with starting the main.
post #29 of 46
I use XP because I have a site license key for xp professional. I also have a couple older machines that wouldn't take to windows 7 as well. I use XP mode on my windows 7 laptop for compatibility reasons, usually when I'm doing something with the rigs that run xp.
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post #30 of 46
I personally use Windows 7 on my main PC at home but a couple people I know haven't switched over to Windows 7 yet and still use XP cause its a stable OS for them and also at my work we still run XP which is what most companies are going about doing til the official support ends and its time to upgrade.
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