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Poll Results: Is vista good or bad?

 
  • 36% (8)
    its awsome go get it now.
  • 9% (2)
    Its sh** dont get it...infact get a restraining order.
  • 54% (12)
    Its okaaaaayyyy.....
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post #11 of 16
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thanks everyone for ur opinions. i am still open for anyone that wants to share. but i think i am probably going to get it. (when i said games i ment major game like BF@ and BF2142 and diablo and warcraft, CS:S and HL2 ect ect.) oh and rep for whoever has and will share a helpfull opinion.
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My Vista runs games like crap... BF2 Crashes during maps witches, other than that it runs jsut as well as XP. and 2124 Randomly Crashes to Desktop, runs like crap. CSS runs bad too... I can't even have AA because my game lags so bad.
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post #13 of 16
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Originally Posted by silverwing View Post
thanks everyone for ur opinions. i am still open for anyone that wants to share. but i think i am probably going to get it. (when i said games i ment major game like BF@ and BF2142 and diablo and warcraft, CS:S and HL2 ect ect.) oh and rep for whoever has and will share a helpfull opinion.

Vista BF2/2142 info here.

Vista FTW

@ JoeUbi..Vista gives me no game problems at all with BF2/2142
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post #14 of 16
If XP is working fine for you, stick with it IMO.

Vista has tons of eye candy, along with some real security updates.
I ended up getting rid of my Vista Premium (running Dual Boot, which was a pain to get rid of BTW with the new Boot Manager) because it did nothing more than XP pro does for me (although the built in media center was nice, I just did not use it) and a few programs I had would not work even in compatability mode.
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post #15 of 16
Now being the Seahawks fan that I am you may not take my advice. But I was serious just reload windows XP and watch how much faster your tower runs. The first time I loaded vista on a p4 3.2ht w/ 2gb ram it used 90% of the system resources. XP used only 5-10% I think the speed you were talking about is just from a fresh load. I think you are better off with xp untill vista has all the bugs worked out of it, and you get a dual core cpu. Hope this help with the dec.....
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