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anybody know when Windows Vista is supposed to come out?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by beater_k20, Jan 9, 2007.

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    mentions nothing of a release date...
     
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    Microsoft has stated that the scheduled release date for worldwide availability is January 30, 2007.[3]

    First paragraph, dork.:D
     
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    the other obviously incorrect dates caused me to miss it by skipping the rest of that paragraph. :doah:
     
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    actually thinking about buying a new machine, and was considering just waiting until the new version comes out, that way i dont have to dick with the upgrade later.
     
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    I would wait a year or so before upgrading anyway. They never get it right at first.
     
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    so whats the main feature for the new operating system. Has much changed compared to XP?
     
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    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvista/

    There is some good info in that link. Otherwise just google it......there are a bunch of reviews etc out there.
     
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    I was using vista a couple of months ago. They offered a beta version for trial. It was on microsofts website. It had some really neat features, but the beta didn't have a driver for my onboard sound. It is Freaking HUGE. The OS itself takes up 5 times as much HD space as XP. XP took alot for me, a die hard 98se guy.
     
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    I think one of the biggest new features on Vista that everyone is hype about is the "3D" windows option....
     

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