What do you think about Vista?

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How much better is Vista than XP?

A heck of a lot better!
It's a little better.
About the same.
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I wish I'd stuck with XP.
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Wouldn't touch it with a ten foot pole!
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Re: What do you think about Vista?

Post by UFO UFO » Thu Jun 07, 2007 4:11 pm

well, i didn't try vista yet, but it seems that they did some good job, yet it is quite expensive for now, and from what i've heard and read, it's quite buggy , and can't run some programs and games.

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Post by blitzmaster » Thu Jun 07, 2007 4:22 pm

yes there are still some bugs. and about the games i was able to install and play all the games that i played when i was using xp2.

warcraft 3, ghost recon, counter-strike 1.5, generals, dawn of war dark crusade, starcraft broodwar, fritz 10 just to name a few. they are working just fine.
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Post by KY Dave » Thu Jun 07, 2007 7:52 pm

I wonder...
how many of the users that marked "Wouldn't touch it with a ten foot pole!", don't have the money or the equipment to run Vista anyway?
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Post by Noyb » Thu Jun 07, 2007 8:50 pm

KY Dave wrote:I wonder...
how many of the users that marked "Wouldn't touch it with a ten foot pole!", don't have the money or the equipment to run Vista anyway?
Yeah, me too. Although I marked "Wouldn't touch it with a ten foot pole", and I have the money and the equipment. It just has so many bugs, and every ten seconds a little window pops up that says something like: "Did you see the information bar?" "Are you absolutely sure you want to do that?" "Internet Explorer has just blocked a pop-up." Sure, they can be helpful, while at the same time they can be OBNOXIOUS!!!!!
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Post by ronnycopeh » Fri Jun 08, 2007 7:15 pm

I don't get all those pop-ups and like I said earlier it runs good for me and fast. The only problem I had was finding a antivirus and firewall that would run flawless on xp and I found it. I install another 1gd of memory and disabled the user account control which turn off all the alerts. I had the same feeling about xp until i got use to it.

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Post by BigBlackScaryThang » Sun Jun 10, 2007 2:36 pm

Yeah,some online games arn't Vista-compatible yet,but a lot are.
I'm still tweaking my Vista Home Premium to my liking and I have most of the visual niceties turned off until I install more ram.
You can disable the annoying popups if you want.

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