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Will VNC work with Vista? Does everything have to be run in compatibility mode?
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post #12 of 31
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Originally Posted by CyberDruid
Will VNC work with Vista? Does everything have to be run in compatibility mode?
Folding was the only thing that I had to run in compatibility mode to get it to work. Everything else I have ran has worked fine.
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Oddity in vista is that alot of my installer cd's didn't work... Like my mobo driver cd that was really really a big pain in the @$$
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I bet! Dang--well I guess that explains the repeated disclaimers and no support LOL
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winblows 2003 trial

like xp just lighter on resources, faster, more solid, less bloated.

i wrote my first faq on it but guess what, it hasnt gone through yet. if anybody decides to get it there is a tut to convert it to a workstation os here kudos to them for the quality guide. im using it now and can report the only minor probs encountered is ati gfx had to be installed manually they just didnt want to instal from the exe, im using nvidia now and thay can write drivers so no probs here
    
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post #16 of 31
I hope you mean RC1 because Beta 2 was slow and buggy. I would NOT use that OS.

I've been folding on RC1 since I've built my new PC, and it runs well. I still wish I had an XP Pro license lying around... but I've herad that MS will be releasing the RTM this comming friday... we'll see!
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post #17 of 31
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Okay! I will give that a try too. Filled out the trial thingy and just waiting for MS to wake up and process it... man they love to have you fill out stuff and click continue....
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post #18 of 31
I dunno.. Linux is easier to install for me... And NO probs with any of my rigs..

ONBOARD VID? Has PROBLEMS? Hmm.. Well.. Use a PCI card till it's set up, and then go headless?
Or ssh into them..
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post #20 of 31
or you could use damn small linux from a usb pen and use the hard drive for storage instead of being wasted in a folding rig
    
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