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Old 11-18-2005, 03:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Gonna upgrade today, or this weekend atleast.

Question: Can I use all my old programs? Will I notice a performance difference?
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Old 11-18-2005, 03:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Don't get it, ive heard it is very buggy, rather wait for Vista to be released.
Most of your programs should work, but you won't be able to get a lot of drivers.
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Old 11-18-2005, 05:03 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah the drivers are the BIG problem... there is none for my sound card, and digital camera, and some more, don't remember :P I know that about a month ago it was almost impossible to mount an image, but since the new Deamon-tools is released...
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Old 11-18-2005, 08:17 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Ive heard it runs rather fine, other than the mass driver problems... I would just wait for vista.
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I was using it for a while, maybe a week. It worked fine but there isnt to much support for it yet. Again I couldnt get sound card drivers and some of the games I played were glitchy compared to the 32bit xp pro. I agree with anphrax, wait for vista.
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Old 11-19-2005, 11:24 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I can't stand people you rate products before they use them themselves.


Yes it's a great OS execpt you will have a hard time finding 64 bit drivers for your system.
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Old 11-19-2005, 11:58 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I can't stand people you rate products before they use them themselves.
Ive heard from very reliable sources that it has its fair share of bugs.

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you will have a hard time finding 64 bit drivers for your system.
Isn't that more or less what we have been saying?
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If you haven't tried a product for yourself you have no right taking someone elses review and as a statment of fact thats just how I look at things.
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