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post #31 of 58
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Or go MAC
NEVERRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR.
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post #32 of 58
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XP Pro is supposed to be past 2010 because the Japanese Government complained, I remember reading it a while ago.
hmm... I think they will still "support" it but they arent going to release anything for it, they just wont stop acknowledging its existence i mean
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hmm... I think they will still "support" it but they arent going to release anything for it, they just wont stop acknowledging its existence i mean
but its microsoft

I agree Vista definitly needs a service pack or two....
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Windows is going downhill. XP has been their best one so far. Don't gimme that "Vista is new" crap either. They spent a whole-lotta money and it didn't turn out the way everyone expected. MS need to sharpen up if they're gunna keep in the OS game. Apple's market share is rising steadily as well as linux's and that means only one thing. Microsoft's is going down.

Jobs - "Do you hear that Mr. Gates? That is the sound of inevitability."

Gates - "The name's Big Bill"

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Jobs - "Do you hear that Mr. Gates? That is the sound of inevitability."

Gates - "The name's Big Bill"

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post #36 of 58
How is Xp unsafe I had it years and I only had two virus's.
And that was due to pron thanks to my brother than that nothing.
    
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i dont think there is anything wrong with vista i like it better than xp actually. I havent gotten one virus and it runs damn smooth. Ive actually had more problems on xp all probably my own doing though lol. But either way vista is awsome basic sucks though its just stupid lol. I only had one problem and it wasnt vista it was just crapy drivers. I think alot of people are knocking vista for drivers but its not microsofts fault other companies make bad drivers.
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post #38 of 58
Or you can just go Vista.

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XP is trash, just look at how slow it runs compared to 2000 on my P3. The visual styles are not needed and a lot of XP is just garbage, thanks but no thanks, I'll be going back to 2000
History shows again and again how nature points up the folly of men, Godzilla!
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post #39 of 58
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http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20060103-5891.html


Pro will live on for a bit longer probably..
Look at the date on that article, thats since been changed. I don't know about you but I'm still getting all kinds of updates on my XP Home, lol.
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Come on, how hard is it to fine how long XP will be supported for? Just look at MS site.
Mainstream support till 2009, Extended support till 2014. This is for Home, Pro and 64bit.

As for Vista, I can see tons more people going to it once SP1 is released.
Will it be any different, for most users, probably not.
I still say it is tons of fluff. Pretty fluff, but still fluff. Heck, I still keep my XP setting at classic.
Now that I have a better system though, I may give it another try.
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