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Windows 7: what is the difference between window 7 and window xp ?

07 Aug 2010   #11
dave1812

Win7
 
 

[QUOTE=Pusspa;885092]
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Oh and dave watch out hal is looking for you!
LOL! Great movie!


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07 Aug 2010   #12
TheBlackRock

Win 7
 
 

Well one of the biggest differances is that Windows XP only supports up to DirectX 9, while Windows 7 supports Directx 11; and the differance between directx 9 and directx 11 is HUGE.

This video will better illustrate
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09 Aug 2010   #13
pacinitaly

windows 7 professional & ultimate 64bit laptops
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Pusspa View Post
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XP is like a cute girl but Windows 7 is the Hot girl youll cheat on the cute girl with.
i love geek humour, i bet you watch big bang theory too.... to be on topic win7 to XP is like XP was to win98. and to quote Nike, just do it!

Oh and dave watch out hal is looking for you!

ditto.
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I hated XP when i went from 98se/win2000, then i began to read and tweak.
the best OS ever-----then came win7........just plain awesome.


don't forget.............. clean install of win7!
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09 Aug 2010   #14
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

I don't think the OP would be satisfied if he installs Win 7 with only 512 memory.
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09 Aug 2010   #15
Jugador

XP pro
 
 

I'm sure there's tons of improvements for the "power user", but for the average Joe who plays Jewel Quest and uses Quicken, you'll probably be ok sticking with XP for awhile longer.

The only reason I left windows 98se, and upgraded to XP was because more and more software wasn't compatible with 98se.

So, I'll probably stick with XP until I start noticing a lot of software requiring Win7. As of today, I haven't run into that problem.
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09 Aug 2010   #16
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

I would stick with XP until hardware is upgraded to what Windows demands and likes. IMHO chirag24 specs are not what it takes to get the job done with W7.
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09 Aug 2010   #17
dolittle

windows 7
 
 

That is a difficult question. XP is a good operating system and stable. I liked it. 7 has more bling and is stable. In the future more software will be optimized for 7. All I can say is. I like 7 better then XP but I can't really say why.
You will need more memory to run 7 though :)
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10 Aug 2010   #18
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jugador View Post
I'm sure there's tons of improvements for the "power user", but for the average Joe who plays Jewel Quest and uses Quicken, you'll probably be ok sticking with XP for awhile longer.

The only reason I left windows 98se, and upgraded to XP was because more and more software wasn't compatible with 98se.

So, I'll probably stick with XP until I start noticing a lot of software requiring Win7. As of today, I haven't run into that problem.
Some of the newer hardware also requires Vista or Win 7.
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10 Aug 2010   #19
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
I don't think the OP would be satisfied if he installs Win 7 with only 512 memory.
Especially not if the OP is going to ask extremely vague questions without putting any effort into learning the difference themselves.
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