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Old 12-22-2008, 01:21 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Who knows? I ran Vista right off the bat with no problems. I will run Win7 right away as well. I think people feel more secure with the SP cause most of the "growing pains" are already found out.
It's true, but I think people get the false impression that every service pack is as big as XP SP2 was. Essentially, with Vista SP1 it was more or less a bundle of all the updates that had previously been released. There really was very little new "improvements".

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There was no SP like XP SP2 before that and most likely wont be anymore like it again. That SP was a major update that had to be done to XP to get it more secure at the time. While now SP are jsut a combination of the Windows Updates out there.

Vista SP2 will have a couple of new features only because of the advance of some technologies. Such as Blu-Ray winning that format war and the advancement of Blue Tooth. But there isnt a boost to anything else. Aside from those 2 things it will jsut be a combination of the updates already available from Window Update.

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