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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.
-__- Please go read a FAQ on Vista....I really can't explain this again.
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Licht ,

I also heard rumors that windows 7 was built off NT . Could be wrong
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Licht ,

I also heard rumors that windows 7 was built off NT . Could be wrong
Well they're all built on the NT kernel.

Vista is 6.0
Windows 7 is 6.1
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It has zero GREAT improvements over XP.
a properly re-written 64bit code with full support over XP 64bit is the only and sole reason i go Vista.

come ON people, get some RAM and start living. it's not like 2GB costs a limb like DDR3, you'd be crazy NOT to install 8GB nowadays
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a properly re-written 64bit code with full support over XP 64bit is the only and sole reason i go Vista.

come ON people, get some RAM and start living. it's not like 2GB costs a limb like DDR3, you'd be crazy NOT to install 8GB nowadays
Crazy not to get 8GB? Have you even seen your usage hit 80%?
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a properly re-written 64bit code with full support over XP 64bit is the only and sole reason i go Vista.

come ON people, get some RAM and start living. it's not like 2GB costs a limb like DDR3, you'd be crazy NOT to install 8GB nowadays
I think that's taking it a bit far.......I mean I've considered running 8Gb, but it just seemed like it may be a waste. Superfetch is great, but I don't see needing 4Gb more just to prefetch that much more data.
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post #47 of 77
i know it's not disappearing off the face of the earth but...

goodbye ol' girl
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double post, sorry
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I don't hate Vista but I still don't have a reason to get it either.
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You might want to change your title, D-Day doesn't stand for anything, it just means deployment or something along those lines.

Maybe termination day would be better.
D-day means doomsday.
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