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Lasher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-23-10 10:37 AM
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22. Well I did it.
I can tell my computer is running a little faster. Free at last, free at last.
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  -I'm about to upgrade from vista to Win 7. Anything I need to know? amerikat  Jan-18-10 03:48 PM   #0 
  - I haven't tried it but understand that you can do a clean install from the upgrade disk  struggle4progress   Jan-18-10 06:39 PM   #1 
  - It's a fairly new computer so I didn't load much because I new I would  amerikat   Jan-18-10 07:11 PM   #2 
  - Do you have a cloned copy of your current Hard Drive? n/t  CK_John   Jan-18-10 07:53 PM   #3 
  - I made a set of recovery disc's. But it only restores vista  amerikat   Jan-18-10 08:09 PM   #5 
  - I installed Win 7 Professional on a 3 year old laptop last weekend.  Jazzgirl   Jan-18-10 07:58 PM   #4 
  - I haven't really had and problems with Vista.  amerikat   Jan-18-10 08:12 PM   #6 
     - Go for it!  Jazzgirl   Jan-18-10 08:16 PM   #7 
  - Win 7 has a "Classic" setting just like earlier Windows versions.  lpbk2713   Jan-19-10 08:29 AM   #8 
  - Did that with an HP laptop about a month ago  Jersey Devil   Jan-19-10 11:00 AM   #9 
  - Do not choose a solid color background  pokerfan   Jan-19-10 03:19 PM   #10 
  - Upgrade successful. 2 1/2 hours. No problems with the install.  amerikat   Jan-19-10 03:36 PM   #11 
  - Yay!!!  Jazzgirl   Jan-20-10 11:53 AM   #12 
  - Go here for decent protection ( Microsoft)  BlueJazz   Jan-20-10 07:12 PM   #13 
     - Or better yet,  madokie   Jan-21-10 04:54 AM   #14 
     - +1  pokerfan   Jan-21-10 05:13 PM   #15 
     - Yep..I've got a Linux box...but am forced to used Windows for Adobe Audition 3 and SoundForge 10  BlueJazz   Jan-21-10 09:27 PM   #16 
     - Wait a minute, do you mean if I do this I don't need antivirus software like McAfee any more?  Lasher   Jan-22-10 05:37 AM   #17 
        - I'm a Tech and it's all I use.  BlueJazz   Jan-22-10 06:21 PM   #18 
           - Well that's what I'm gonna do.  Lasher   Jan-23-10 04:35 AM   #20 
              - "Microsoft's day job isn't selling security software, it's selling Windows"  Earth Bound Misfit   Jan-23-10 07:48 AM   #21 
                 - Well I did it.  Lasher   Jan-23-10 10:37 AM   #22 
                 - I thought their day job was suing people?  pokerfan   Jan-23-10 05:13 PM   #23 
  - My upgrade went smoothly  footinmouth   Jan-22-10 08:21 PM   #19 

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