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Windows 7: Visual tour: 25 years of Windows

21 Nov 2010   #11
Edward 066

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit / Ubuntu 11.10 x64
 
 

Very Interesting Thanks for sharing


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21 Nov 2010   #12
targnik

Windows 7 - Home Premium - 64bit (x2)
 
 

Will 7 have the longevity of xp??

...or will I be shelling out the $$ in 2 more years
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21 Nov 2010   #13
hello people

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

You should be right for at least 5 years on W7...right? I hope anyway
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21 Nov 2010   #14
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

And they forgot this one:


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21 Nov 2010   #15
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Or this;


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21 Nov 2010   #16
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Very interresting read!
Bad memories with Windows Me and Win95 here '^_^
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21 Nov 2010   #17
jeniuskid

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

can't wait for windows 8 beta
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22 Nov 2010   #18
richnrockville

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

I run Windows for WorkGroups on a Dos 6.22 Virtual Hard disk under Windows 7. I can even get on the internet with it.
Why, you ask, Because...

I had to install DOS on the Virtual hard disk first and when it came up and asked me to format the C drive, I did get a bit nervous. Then dos installed fine. Installing windows was a bit tricky as you have to have several drivers from different internet sites before it will use TCP/IP.
But I periodically put it in full screen mode and show people that I can run dos/win on my laptop.
I have several Virtual Hard drives with Dos, Windows 98, W2K, XP and Ubuntu which all work. There are some wierd things you have to do to get them working correctly but they do work.

YMMV
Rich
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22 Nov 2010   #19
Spidey1976

Windows 8.1 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TVeblen View Post
I've still got a copy of Dos 6.0 and Windows 3 on floppy disks.
I wonder what would happen if you tried to install them on an i7 computer?
lol - our first home PC had DOS 5 and Win 3.1... I still have the DOS 6.22 upgrade disks and remember how excited I was to get those
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22 Nov 2010   #20
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

i've still got my first cpu


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