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Windows 7: Reason of migrating the OS to Win7

02 Jul 2012   #1
pminnie

Win7 Enterprise 64bit
 
 
Reason of migrating the OS to Win7

Can you please help to share the solid reason on why we need to change the OS from WinXP to Win7 ? Security ?
Thanks very much.


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02 Jul 2012   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview 64-bit
 
 

Not only security but also stability .

Moreover, XP is much older and out of date. In its time it was a great OS, but Windows 7 is better than it in almost all respects.

That's the technological advancement.
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02 Jul 2012   #3
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You don't "need" to do anything. But aside from security and stability, newer hardware is designed for Windows 7. Newer OSes will take advantage of the hardware in better ways.
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02 Jul 2012   #4
Brennanathome

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

There are many things that are better about windows 7, and one of those is compatibility. many programs now are only compatible with windows 7. Also it has an improved UI and is easier to use for most people. Windows 7 does have slightly improved security. Also it is compatible with the new hardware like massive hard drives and it can be better for gaming, directx11, nvidia physx, and OpenGL run better on windows seven becasue that is the system they were made for
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02 Jul 2012   #5
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Because it is an XPired OS which runs like a Model T compared to a Win7 Lexus.
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