Windows 7.0 for £30....

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    thread title should read "how to fuck up your laptop for £30"
     
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    im running vista at the moment and its gash. just waiting for my new external hard drive to back everything up then windows 7 it is :D
     
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    if you have been subjected to vista you might as well (it is an improvement over vista)
    but if you have XP its a subjective decision
     
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    Is it really worth it? Don't try and fix what's not broken an all that.. Vista is pretty shit but I don't see the point in spending 30 beans on somethin that MIGHT be even shitter..
     
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    don't fix what isn't broken
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    it isn't as much of a memory hog as vista mate. that means that everything will be nice and quick... jjust what you want

    unless you like waiting around for vista to get its arse into gear
     
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    Ordered, thanks for the heads up mate. Wanted to get Ultimate ideally but for an extra 30quid more i really didnt think it was worth it! Anything to get rid of my old vista extreme edition, the best vista there is and its still shit!
     
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    its been proved that W7 is miles better than vista in every way.

    it should be a no brainer to upgrade from XP (as long as your PC can comfortably run W7) - as it is no longer supported by Microsoft, meaning no updates of any sort.

    Im getting W7 free with my new PC :D
     
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    And it now has an XP mode which wasnt on the beta which im looking forward to seeing!
     
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    i love being student at times, thanks for the heads up mate!
     
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    Didnt order from MS, got it off one of the links they give as i don't have once of those email addresses (i dont think). But i ordered it from pugh.com or something like that and didnt even need to be a student to get it im sure any random person could do it if they wanted it!
     
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    whats the fucking difference?
     
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    ahh is that all? i may get it installed then. my mate does all that shit.
     
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    if you look at the microsoft website it will tell you all about the specifications of it, and the comparisons between the 3 versions (6 versions i guess if you count the 32 and 64 bit versions of each as seperate)

    but thats the reason people are using windows 7, because it works quickly

    i havnt installed it yet, but from everything i have heard its a hellova lot better than vista (i do computer science at uni, my course is full of people far too keen for that sort of thing)
     
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    XP wen im 'ere
     
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    just bought and installed this, why im up late, its pretty fucking awesome in my opinion, everything runs so much faster, looks amazing too, so more moar functional