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I installed a windows 2000 professional on my computer . I played NFS:Carbon at 1280*960 with medium quality . it rocks ! 35FPS . fx5200@275/470 . 512mb of poor ddr266 ram . athlon XP 2500+@1980mhz . try it now . i've got 12 and 3 FPS in XP and Vista , 12 times faster than Vista Speed . I'm gonna test other games
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Windows 2k take 4+ min to boot up, seriously.
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I installed a windows 2000 professional on my computer . I played NFS:Carbon at 1280*960 with medium quality . it rocks ! 35FPS . fx5200@275/470 . 512mb of poor ddr266 ram . athlon XP 2500+@1980mhz . try it now . i've got 12 and 3 FPS in XP and Vista , 12 times faster than Vista Speed . I'm gonna test other games
disable some services on vista and you'll get better results than on Windows 2000
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2000 isn't compaitible with a lot of games, and DX10.
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don't upgrade it , use the first version of it ( service pack 1 ) . you don't need to connect to internet with it . just play on it
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disable some services on vista and you'll get better results than on Windows 2000
how ?
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how ?
Your rig isnt good for vista. But you should go to xp and tweak it. Eg you can change the interface to 2000.
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here's the guide to it: http://www.blackviper.com/WinVista/servicecfg.htm
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what are the tweaks I can use on windowz xp to "quicken" it? I know there's a guy named Excel (or Exel) who does windowz xp tweaks but I havent found his site
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i just did all the xp tweaks too , forgot the site , ill find it and post again for ya, helped some but not that much
    
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