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post #1 of 12
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I have

Windows vista Ultimate , 32 bit /64
Vista Business

XP Pro 32 bit sp 3
XP Pro 64 bit

Which of these would be best for me, i dont think i wanna go Vista yet, because i dont have 4gb
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post #2 of 12
xp 32bit if you only have 2gb.

You can always dual boot. Partition your HDD when installing XP then and when you want vista just install it when your in XP and it makes a dual boot option for you.
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post #3 of 12
Vista Ultimate x64. That way when you upgrade to 4gb of memory you will be able to use it all. At this point, there is really no reason to still use XP, vista has matured enough that it is ready for continual use.
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post #4 of 12
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Hmm, will i notice anything with vista 64 bit?
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post #5 of 12
For me it feels alot smoother than XP did.
post #6 of 12
If your going to stick to 2GB for a while then stay with XP 32-Bit. But if your going to get 4GB soon then get Vista x64 doesn't matter which one.
 
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post #7 of 12
Never use XP x64. Ever. I mean it.
Your rig is plenty powerful to run Vista x64, you just should get 4GB of RAM.
There is no reason to use Vista x32, as it offers nothing over XP x64, and Aero will just slow you down.
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post #8 of 12
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THANKS guys,

will do as soon i get 4gb ill go 64 bit

what about drivers how can i go around them?
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post #9 of 12
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Has any one got any dominator's 1066mhz 2gb laying around need to be sold or something?

PS@ Sorry for double post please delete the one above
Edited by elko - 12/21/08 at 5:05pm
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post #10 of 12
I have 64 bit Vista. Hated it before SP1. Now everything is compatable, even my X-fi gamer card. Its smooth and I am about to take down my xp 32 bit partician for good. BF2... Im gonna miss you. BTW. You will need 4 gigs to run Vista 64 smoothly. Or to be precise, 3.2 gigs. Actually if you could get two 4 gig sticks and run them ganged that would be awesome.
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