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Hello everyone, I will be going with windows 7 ultimate.

Can someone explain me the difference between Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, and Windows 7 Ultimate. Thank you.
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post #2 of 14
here ya go
quick and easy

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/w...oducts/compare

Booom Edit:
I beleive the main reason for why you want to get win7 is because of game compatabilty of course
and also XP mode ( this is awesome can play all my old games once again with ease.) Oh and also because vista was apparent no go for alot of users because of to many bugs and all that


But ya go win7 pro or ultimate
Edited by odin2free - 4/21/11 at 11:44pm
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Here is a website which will compare the different editions of windows 7
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-AU/windows7/products/compare
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_7_editions

Same thing pretty much except afew features you probably wont use, professional+ having longer support (until 2020 versus homes 2015) and professional/ enterprise supporting up to 192 gb ram
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Originally Posted by odin2free View Post
and also XP mode ( this is awesome can play all my old games once again with ease.)
Windows 7 XP mode has no 3D acceleration and garbage sound support. I tried to play Grim Fandango on it, don't bother.

VMware is infinitely superior.
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hence why i say older games( bauldurs gate neverwinter such like that they work for me smoother then what i used to run them on lol )
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hence why i say older games( bauldurs gate neverwinter such like that they work for me smoother then what i used to run them on lol )
Grim Fandango came out in 1998, as did Baldur's Gate.
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Windows 7 Ultimate! It's free!
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Windows 7 Ultimate! It's free!
Is it now? Do tell.
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Is it now? Do tell.
If you have friends that your cool with who wouldnt mind lending a copy....
teacher gave me mine
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