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Some of you guys act as though MS is going hunt down anybody with a copy of XP and pry it from your hands - they're simply not making it anymore. Like the article pointed out, it'll likely never completely disappear from circulation.
Just like some people still selling and buying copies of Windows 3.1. It's not going to die.


It's time has come, however. Time to move on. XP, your time in the spotlight is over, go live in offices for the rest of your years. Vista is here to stay, let it shine already.
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post #32 of 77
This doesnt really matter, most people get Windows XP off piratebay anyway.
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post #33 of 77
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This doesnt really matter, most people get Windows XP off piratebay anyway.
Most people buy prebuilt computers, which have Vista.
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post #34 of 77
How about..

I'm glad this OS is finally dead and we have something awesome to replace it with and now Hardware will have to improve by leaps and bounds to keep pace with new and improved software and I'm also glad we aren't stuck in the past anymore having to support windows 95 and 98 programs and now the programmers can't be lazy anymore-Day
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post #35 of 77
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How about..

I'm glad this OS is finally dead and we have something awesome to replace it with and now Hardware will have to improve by leaps and bounds to keep pace with new and improved software and I'm also glad we aren't stuck in the past anymore having to support windows 95 and 98 programs and now the programmers can't be lazy anymore-Day
That's what sane men think but never say.
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post #36 of 77
Wow you Vista users are celebrating as if some evil dictator died. Why can't you accept that some people like XP more than Vista? Get over it. And please stop lying about the "leaps and bounds" Vista has made. It has zero GREAT improvements over XP.
    
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Oh I still use my old XP on this machine, I run it inside a virtual machine. I use it to open questionable files and attachments. Or just to have a laugh.
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Xp may be slowly Dying but NT is never going to die
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post #39 of 77
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Xp may be slowly Dying but NT is never going to die
Well if you want to get technical Vista is NT, containing i386 files. Although I'm not sure if they were rewritten, almost all of Vista was.
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i bet everyone who likes vista also doesn't have a problem with having to have a internet connection to play half life 2.

oh and vista doesn't offer many improvements over xp...actually, it takes about double to triple amount of ram and just feels more bulky overall.
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