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Netbook Windows 7 : Expectations and Installation guide

Thought I'd suggest a few people out with netbooks who are interested in the Win7 knowledge. Install from DVD or USB follows "Loved" and "Hated"i\'ve an EeePC 904HA (that's 160g hdd, 2 gigs ram, 1.6 ghz atom)****Loved****_____Fast - I should say, faster, than Vista by...
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Win 7

Out of curiosity, anybody attempting the Win 7 beta download? If so, with what kind of result, am tempted but would like some feedback. Thanxs, Phil
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Windows 7 VMware Workstation Internet Fix

Okay i\'ve to tell you guys how to resolve it. It was driving me nuts for 5 days and right now I finally know how to resolve it. I couldn't find some Google pages on it so hopefully this will suggest people in the future.To make win 7 work, you need to boot it as Windows NT, then you need to install VMware...
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Windows 7 GUI

I'm now comparing; could be it's now me.Do you guys find that the win 7 GUI looks alike to Linux KDesktop?http://i.i.com.com/cnwk.1d/i/tr/contentPics/techrepublic_kde_desktop.jpg
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Windows 7 Testers: VM or Dual Boot

If you have been testing the Beta of win 7, have you been dual booting it or using a virtualisation programme (i.e. Virtual PC, VMware)? and why pick one over the other?
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Help for all people about Windows Vista Version 7

For All to understand, i\'ve years of knowledge with Windows, and would NEVER go to anything else. I admire Microsoft and Vista and no one should wait until Version 7 to go to Vista. First and foremost XP is outdate in updates and security, so you should NEVER wait to go to the next version...
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Windows 7

Well, what's the deal??Am I the first place or what??
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RAS ASYNC Adapter

(This point is not win 7 specific, as a Google search on the subject reveals other Windows members having this point. Yet I\'m using 7, so I'm putting it here.)Device Manager shows one hidden device that can\'t be disabled - RAS ASYNC Adapter. It can\'t be un-installed either. Even stranger is...
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Having trouble finishing the download.

I've attempted a few times to download the beta from microsoft, but the downloader gets stuck at 99% and will not complete! I\'m using a fully up-to-date Windows XP computer with the recent patches for net Explorer.Anyone else having the same trouble, and have you fixed it? If so, how?
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Windows 7 Beta 1 is now AVAILABLE to the public...

Welcome current and potential win 7 (beta) members!On January 7, 2009 Microsoft released Windows Vista Beta 1 (build 7000) to a wider base of beta testers and to all MSDN/Technet subscribers with OS-level access or higher. Two days later they released win 7 Beta 1 to the general public, though...
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Windows 7 and USB 3.0

Will win 7 come with USB 3.0 help? If they're both coming out at roughly the same time, it only makes sense for win 7 to help USB 3.0.
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Windows 7 on an Asus EEE PC 1000H

Hello All,Anyone attempt and install win 7 on an Asus EEE PC 1000H(2GB ram)? Just wanted to get an thought on how it will be on finding hardware(specifically Wifi drivers)?? I loaded Vista SP1 on mine a few weeks back and it is was a rather painless as far as the hardware drivers. Just wanted to get...
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7 Support

Windows Vista Home Premium w/ Service Pack 1 32-BitCompaq Presario SR5613WMAMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4400+ 2.30 GHz3 Gigs of RAM (able up to 4 Gigs)I don't assume I'll be improving to 4 Gigs anytime soon and I'll stick with this computer until some thing occurs to it.In...
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Windows 7 drivers for certain devices

Hello, I now downloaded and installed Win7 - went good, no probs. Noticed a set things though. My sound wasn't working. I went to the HP site and downloaded the Realtek AC97 driver made for my computer - the XP version. The sound works BUT has some chops in it. Anyone know of an updated...
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Mouse acceleration

How to disable mouse acceleration in windows 7? De choosing enhance pointer precision didn't work.
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No Internet Connectivity

i\'ve confirmed website access (send/got E-mail by way of outlook), but cann\'t get website access via IE 8. What am I missing?
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Help Me!!

Okay.Well here goes. Im using Windows XP and downloaded the win 7 from the Microsoft site. I burned it to DVD.Anyhoo...I partitioned the drive using EASEUS Partition Manager....Setup a 50GB partition on the drive and installed win 7 without a hitch. Now here comes the fun part....I rebooted...
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Networking

Has anybody notice a point with staying connected to a wireless network every once in a while I will have to re-boot to be able to connect. Other computers are able to connect without a trouble.
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spanning installation dvd iso to cd-r

I wish to know if it is Probably to break down the dvd iso into many cd-are discs? I don't have some dvd discs available to me and the image is so big for a cd format. Is there some software available to break up the image so that I can put it on many cds and install it on a spare...
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Connect Win7 to internet through XP laptop

Ok, i have a HP Slimline 3200 with Windows Beta 7 on it. I cann\'t connect to the internet, and my wireless router isn't having connected, but no surprise there. I wish to know if i can bridge the connection from a laptop running Xp with a working internet connection to my Win7 Desktop.I attempted this...
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windows 7 beta can't connect to net

I installed windows 7 beta on a laptop in it is own partition. The laptop is right now a dual boot with VISTA or win 7. My internet connection is DSL connected to my computer with a Linksys WRT54g v8 router to connect to my laptop. I attempted adding the win 7 partition to the linksys user info...
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Windows 7: The Things That Don't Work

1)Windows Update (it freezes and doesn't let you update)2)Sony Acid Pro (doesn't even intall in compability mode)3)Norton 360 (I knowledge my first Blue Screen Of Death after I installed it)4)Windows Media Player (songs sound robotic when intalling programs, it sometimes forces you to...
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Sound playing out of speakers not headphones

Plugged in headphones to laptop and sound played out of speakers not headphones. When in the volume control options muted speakers then no sound played. When searching at the green bar only should up in the speakers not headphones.
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alternatives to cd burning for installations?

I don't have either a DVD burner or a large enough Flash drive on my computer to handle the 2+ gig installation iso.I've attempted to transfer the image to a separate fire wire drive HD and still no joy. I'm not able to boot the fire wire drive, it doesn't get in my bios install as a...
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running existing programs on dual boot with win 7? programs

i\'ve win 7 running on separate drive (dual boot), wish to run pre-existing programs in win 7 off my win xp main drive. definitely i do this? i\'ve been able to get firefox to run this way, but haven't been able to get norton internet security to. Also it doesn't take the programme as installed -...
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Windows 7 styles

I noted from a friend that Microsoft/3rd parties are releasing skins for win 7, most like Royale Noir for XP. Can anyguys validate/supply a link for this?Thanxs
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Connecting to the internet on a PC

Hey I now installed win 7 Beta on with a dual boot. the other version i have on my computer is vista. The PC is a gateway computer and i have a Wireless-G PCI Adapter from Netgear. i can connect to the internet in VIsta, but I do not know how to intall the driver for the win 7 Beta. Can...
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Email program

Just installed win 7 64. I'm right now installing my software and am running into some issues. Firefox installed no trouble... Thunderbird on the other hand installs, but when I attempt to open the programme it tells it is already running, but not acknowledging, when there is not an occasion running at...
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Well, I'm not impressed . . .

Installed it on my test computer, a Compaq Evo running a P-4 2.26 Ghz processor, a Gig of RAM, OEM sound and video, D-link wireless NIC, and a Logitec wireless keyboard and mouse. Since the upgrade option was only for Vista, (I was running XP Pro SP3) I chose the full install.Install went well, no...
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I know I can but should I?

I\'m a professional website developer with rather minimal computing requires. I spend 75% of my time working with in coding IDEs and website browsers. Occasionally I gallivant by way of several programs in the Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. I'm not a gamer, although I like to run by way of a new game regarding...
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