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Poll Results: Install Vista 64 bit on 4 or 2GB of RAM?

 
  • 73% (19)
    Yes
  • 26% (7)
    No
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post #11 of 23
The install doesn't take ages.

It takes like 10 mins, lol. Ofc, that's only if you have a legit copy.

Well, we'll see what happens the next time I install Windows...
    
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post #12 of 23
I had no problems installing vista 64bit while having 4 gigs in my system.
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post #13 of 23
I had no probs installing with either 4 gigs or 8 gigs.
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post #14 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Danbeme32 View Post
I had no problems installing vista 64bit while having 4 gigs in my system.
It's not a guarantee that it will happen but it is a known issue with pre SP1 Vista.
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post #15 of 23
mine took like 30 mins for a clean go...

just install on 2, then add the other 2 afterwards. it can't be that hard...
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post #16 of 23
Lotta people have issues, some don't. It's so easy to install with 2 and then add the other 2 so that's what I do just so I don't have to deal with the error if I happen to be one of the lucky ones.

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post #17 of 23
I installed pre sp1, with 4 gigs of ram in. No problems and was extremely fast. Alot faster to install than xp imo.
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post #18 of 23
2GB no, 4GB yes IMO. Same rule for XP x64.
     
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post #19 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Iceman0803 View Post
Sometimes you will get a BSOD when trying to install Vista on a setup with 4GB or more of RAM (pre SP1).
I had that issue
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post #20 of 23
Greatest poll ever.


I'd use 4GB. 2x2GB kits are cheap enough these days.
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