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Old 04-19-2005, 08:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hiya

ive herd that when i run winxp on a laptop, its better to use home, over pro

is this true?

i was told about power needs of a laptop or sumthin

can someone clear this up

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Old 04-19-2005, 08:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you need the advantages that Pro has? E.g. networking/administrative options.

Pro also has the option were it is legal to put the same copy with the same code on a desktop and a laptop at the same time.
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Old 04-19-2005, 08:53 AM   #3 (permalink)
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networking advantages???
these arnt big r they

dont think i need em

is home better for laptops?
as in r there features on it that are better suited on laptops?
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Old 04-19-2005, 11:49 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Maybe this will help ya.


http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/e...n/compare.mspx
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i prefer pro on my laptop why? no idea it makes the task bar silver instead of blue which i like better but thats the only reason i like it better plus it boots up saying "professional" instead of "home edition"
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Old 04-19-2005, 06:56 PM   #6 (permalink)
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o

ok

i get it now

pro is just home with more features
it has all of homes too

cool

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