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Windows 7: Home Premium or Professional

24 Jul 2009   #1
Monsta

windows 7 home premium
 
 
Home Premium or Professional

Hi all. Just joined the forum as i am about to pre order Windows 7 and wondered if there are any recommendation as to which version I will be needing, Home Premium or Professional?

I'm currently running Vista Home premium.


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24 Jul 2009   #2
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

You might find Compare Windows 7 Editions useful in making your decision.
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24 Jul 2009   #3
Monsta

windows 7 home premium
 
 

Thank you. I'll take a look at it. If I install the Windows 7 7600 release will I have to reinstall when I get my full copy in October?
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24 Jul 2009   #4
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Yep
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25 Jul 2009   #5
Victek

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Monsta View Post
Hi all. Just joined the forum as i am about to pre order Windows 7 and wondered if there are any recommendation as to which version I will be needing, Home Premium or Professional?

I'm currently running Vista Home premium.
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In a nutshell, "Pro" is needed to join a network domain, run seamless "XP Mode" and act as a Remote Desktop Host.
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26 Jul 2009   #6
Monsta

windows 7 home premium
 
 

Thanks for that. Think i only need to opt for home premium.
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