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So, how would you go about setting this up?
     
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This will be nice for my laptop. Downloading now.

Excellent

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Originally Posted by xxicrimsonixx View Post
So, how would you go about setting this up?
Are you asking how to download and install or how to set up after install?
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Nice find but I'll wait for a release date and price tag before I install this un-activate-able OS on any machine.

Any guesses on price? Under $60 would be sweet. $45 = a dream...
    
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Originally Posted by BKsMassive View Post
does it come with everything normal windows 7 comes with?
DX11 support?!!?

why did they bring this out randomly? :S
yes it does

this has been brought out because some people and businesses make their hardware last a long time, this is less resource heavy than regular windows 7 so that older (and newer) PC's can perform to their maximum under the latest environment

there was Windows XP embedded for a long time that had the same mission
    
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Alright so there is no way to actually activate this?
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For anyone looking for answers -

Don't type in any key when it asks for one, just leave it blank and keep moving through the installation.

When you finally reach the initial desktop and it says 'X days left for activation', just activate it. It will activate without issues.
    
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Originally Posted by GanjaSMK View Post
For anyone looking for answers -

Don't type in any key when it asks for one, just leave it blank and keep moving through the installation.

When you finally reach the initial desktop and it says 'X days left for activation', just activate it. It will activate without issues.
Did you do anything special to activate it? Both myself and others have been unable to activate due to files missing. I'm in the process of copying those files from another install so i'll see how that goes before i edit the first post.
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Not sure why they are using AERO...
Aero uses more memory but it is hardware-accelerated, so it's faster (ie. more responsive) than running without it, assuming you have the RAM.
    
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This is only a 86x version?
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Yes sir.
    
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