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So they released a whole new upgrade advisor or they made improvements to the one that has been in Vista since forever? The only problem Vista ever had was disgruntled early adopters that don't understand what it is to be an early adopter. It means you'll have a few bugs you have to deal with. Show me one piece of software that's perfect at release and I will show you a pong game.

If a Mac had any sort of performance gain over any other Intel/AMD based Computer I would keep quiet and make no waves on the subject. But as it stands Apple now makes the most expensive non-impressive PCs on the market. I mean for $3000+ I'd expect at least a decent video card in them. The ads were a bit funny at first "oh look teehee PC likes spreadsheets, ha ha" and then when they just outright started lying to consumers it made me sick.
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post #12 of 47
LOL from the Apple FAQ:
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How do I move my files to a Mac?

The easiest way is to let us do it. If you buy a Mac at an Apple Retail Store and bring in your old Mac or PC, a Genius can move all your files for you.
It doesn't take a genius to copy files rofl

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Originally Posted by Lelouch View Post
Apple is very competitively priced with other OEM's when it comes to workstations, and in some cases, are even cheaper.
If you're going to go for a dual quad xeon setup you might as well get a better motherboard, get something better than a 8800GT, and take the ram to 4GB then install Vista 64bit. There NOW it's decent.
Edited by Modki - 7/9/08 at 5:55am
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post #13 of 47
Whats that saying about putting lip stick on a pig.Vista is better then PROOF.Or is it just better in everthing and Microsoft say's its better and thats enough.
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post #14 of 47
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While Vista’s new features haven’t exactly taken the world by storm, I do believe it’s an improvement over XP – whether or not it merits forking out the price of a license for an upgrade is another thing. In any case, Microsoft is at long last being more proactive about polishing Vista’s poor image.
And never do they reconsider their pricing policies on this software...

I guess they think that they can "market us" out of our money huh? Seriously, can they just buy a clue here?

By the way, as the old saying goes... "you can't polish a turd". :turd:
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hey! "Vista R people 2"
    
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By the way, as the old saying goes... "you can't polish a turd". :turd:
You're using the most highly polished turd you can find, Windows XP. now get the fudge off my interwebz
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LOL from the Apple FAQ:


It doesn't take a genius to copy files rofl
if you are looking up how to copy files you may need some assistance...
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It's about time. I love Vista. I'm tired of people bashing it. Use it first!
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The thing that always gets me is the fact that a Mac IS a PC.
I know, Dont you just LOVE that?
    
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But as it stands Apple now makes the most expensive non-impressive PCs on the market. I mean for $3000+ I'd expect at least a decent video card in them.
Are you into media production? If not, I suggest you look elsewhere for your gaming needs; apple is not there to satisfy them.
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