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didn't respond to what i said either so it's okay


I agree with enterprise while i am not a fanboy of either. The main point we are all trying to make is that it does not make a whole lot of sense to spend the money on an operating system that is being phased out when looking for a new build. As stated before i will be using XP as long as possible because i just game on it. But for everyday usage it makes much more sense to spend the money on an operating system that will continue to be supported far into the future when compared to XP.
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I'll just respond now. Who cares if it's an OEM license?
you're right, who cares if they can use it more than once?

but all right, fine.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16832116215

a whopping $30 more.

he's already spent a lot on his rig, i don't think he'll miss it.
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If drlab does not respond to my question in the next few hours, my next collective post will be coming later today.
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If drlab does not respond to my question in the next few hours, my next collective post will be coming later today.
Are you unable to reply afterward or something
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Dude give it up. Your source is based on your opinion. Our's is based on fact.
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post #76 of 91
I have XPx32, XPx64 dual boot, and I'm about to put my samples on the Vista Partition. I have Vista x64 Business, and a few questions for those Vista fans.

How much RAM does Vista use at idle and minimal proccesses, like firewall, etc.

Are there any real improvements? I am of the opinion that Vista is a pacifier for us until the finish the new OS.

There is a demand for a sleek, more customizable version of windows, and MS would be stupid to be offering Vista as the new OS for the next 5 years or whatever. I think Vista is probably the test piggy, for whatever they are making.

Just my own thoughts.

All my copies were legally aquired through the Microsoft Academic Alliance BTW.
post #77 of 91
To above poster.


How many security features does Vista has?
How many on a XP?

Security over RAM anyday.
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the collective drama is building
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post #79 of 91
Looks like the vote leans a little bit towards Vista 64.
Not much but just a little.
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