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Windows 7: would it be worth it..

15 Dec 2009   #11
win7clutz

Windows 7 Ultimate (64)
 
 

Can't wait to watch this thread grow in-spite of the fact that the factual reply to the post has already been post here:


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15 Dec 2009   #12
kkyyllee

currently xp
 
 

Thanks for all the replies, guess windows 7 isnt for me right now. Ill see if i can clean up XP.
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15 Dec 2009   #13
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by win7clutz View Post
Can't wait to watch this thread grow in-spite of the fact that the factual reply to the post has already been post here:

Not so, pulling up a webpage that was written in the 90's proves nothing. What did they know back then about Windows7.
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15 Dec 2009   #14
win7clutz

Windows 7 Ultimate (64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by win7clutz View Post
Can't wait to watch this thread grow in-spite of the fact that the factual reply to the post has already been post here:

Not so, pulling up a webpage that was written in the 90's proves nothing. What did they know back then about Windows7.
Who cares when whatever was written? You're saying the Win7 supports Nforce 2 chipset? Hmmm, it doesn't even support Nforce 4...
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15 Dec 2009   #15
kkyyllee

currently xp
 
 

Does the upgrade adviser not check for this?
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15 Dec 2009   #16
win7clutz

Windows 7 Ultimate (64)
 
 

Maybe, maybe not... There's a lot of hardware out there that we expect MS to test. Yet in your case Nvidia has made it clear what Win7 support they were offering.

I don't discourage you from taking a run at if you chose, just be sure you've backup all important data prior to going for it!
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15 Dec 2009   #17
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

I only posted the web page as verification that the chipset was Nforce 2. Fabe
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15 Dec 2009   #18
kkyyllee

currently xp
 
 

thanks for all the info, i might borrow my brothers disk when he buys it and test it out..just to see
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15 Dec 2009   #19
TimStitt

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kkyyllee View Post
thanks for all the info, i might borrow my brothers disk when he buys it and test it out..just to see
Good plan! (and good luck)
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