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Vaio Notebook: Free Upgrade To Windows Vista. How to?

Hello, I now right now bought a Vaio notebook (VGN-SZ3XP) which included a completely free upgrade to windows Vista. Now that Vista came out, I'd like to make the upgrade: I phoned to the Vaio Shop in which I bought the laptop and they said that, in order to get Vista, I had to visit sony's website...
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Vista Upgrade Question

How will the Vista Improve work? I\'m a registered user of XP. Will the Vista upgrade DVD be the complete programme?Or will it be a scaled down version that will look for an existing copy of XP on your \'s harddrive to function properly?Or will Microsoft send out a full Vista DVD (after verifying your \'s XP...
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Can't install Vista Premium on Dell XPS410 and XPS400

I've searched the board to notice if there were alike troubles with the manifestation that my computers are having but I couldn't find anything that matched.There are two distinct issues when installing vista on the XPS410 and 400:On the XPS410:The 410 claims to be vista consistent and is...
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Vista on Paraleles

Dose Vista work with Paraleles on Intel Macs? If so, what feachers work?
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Can one copy of vista be run on 2 computers?

microsoft operating systemI am considering improving to microsoft Vista the new windows OS. ? How should I or what would i\'ve to do to remove microsoft XP followed by installing Vista. ? If I Delete XP Do i\'ve to buy the complete new Vista or Can I still buy the upgrade version??microsoft Office 2007I have...
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Error Message Help

I was installing the Ulitmate version of Vista and then it was almost done or could be it was done but popped up the inform "Windows Error Recovery" Can anybody suggest as to what I need to do?
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New Laptop

Since Vista came out this week, the "older" laptops have been discounted actually a bit. Should I buy an "older" laptop or pay the higher rate and get the newer one with Vista?
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computer shutdown by itself

after vista installation my compuetr closed down by itselfwhen i do anything, it happen sudenly without explanation regarding that trouble no warning is given. some thought, thank you.
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Loss of preformance?

i\'ve now bought a new Dell, which comes with an express upgrade to Vista. I've read that it'll take 6 - 8 weeks, but never mind that for right now. I'm running an AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4200+ CPU (2.2GHz) with 1 GB of RAM and a 128 MB video card on XP Media Center Edition. If I...
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I am pretty upset with pc world

as some of you know I got a new notebook for christmas and it took me a while to get going although right now I admire admire admire it but when we bought it the girl in the shop told my hubbie don't wait until feb because you will now get a free upgrade but right now I find out I don't have a free upgrade....
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New Upgrade advisor-If you thought it could not get worse !!

I ran the upgrade advisor programme from the official site on my "VISTA READY" computer a while back and all it said I necessary for the home premium edition with AERO was some thing for the printer. they have a new version right now dated 1-29-07 and all kinds of new possessions pops up. You would've to...
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ERROR MESSAGE BLUE SCREEN

I\'m attempting to upgrade to windows vista, but my trouble is that I get a blue screen bug inform stop:0x0000005c. I googled the bug inform and I read that it was because of outdated bios. I updated my bios and all my hardware drivers and still same trouble my laptop explanation is the link...
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Vista

Maybe one of Bill Gates' thought of an extensive mental see. i\'ve always believed that Bill Gates was more concerned regarding a monopoly of the computer world than a big computer. If his issue was members, Microsoft wouldn't have the security hole it has had for years. I suppose I will get...
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ANY problems with art programs like Maya 8 an Photoshop CS??

I\'m regarding to get a highend computer and am attempting to determine if I should have them install vista, or install XP and give me the vista disc.My only issue is that Vista will give me troubles with my art programs, like crashes in Maya 8 or Adobe CS programs. Does anybody know if there are some known...
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Vista Premium to Ultimate

I'm running XP and have a free upgrade to Home Premium coming soon. Can I usage the Live upgrade to get Vista Ultimate even though I will only have the upgrade version of premium? Also is there some performance dissimilarity between Premium and Ultimate?
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Should I choose Vista or XP for gaming

I plan to run games likeCompany of HeroesAxis and AlliesDawn of War SeriesBattlefield Series etcI mean does vista have anything signifigant over XP except DirectX 10?If so are there some compatability issues with motherboards or nvidia 7900 GS? Also is DirectX 10 have anything good regarding it except...
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Getting Vista Ultimate features in Vista Home Premium.

From what I've noted, all the characteristic of Vista Ultimate are on the Vista Home Premium disk. You now have to pay a certain amount to have them unlocked. Is this true?
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Vista Upgrade version help

I jsut got vista and was my self worried regarding the upgrade versio as most were. I bought the version: Windows Vista Ultimate Improve. Mnay people wanted to know hwo it worked sooooooo!!! You start the DVD under windows (32/64 bit disk your \'s pick it has both) and when the intall programme comes up...
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How to Uninstall Windows Vista (Beta) without formatting?

I installed a Vista beta on my D:\ partition and have been dualbooting for a while.Now I'd like to remove Vista without formatting my D:\ partition. i\'ve 200GB of possessions in there that I don\'t have space to backup anywhere else. Does anybody know how to do this?Thank-you for your \'s time,/gozu
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Service Packs

I grew up on a Mac IIe, and by the time windows 98 came out i was like 8 or some thing. And i now do not remember when XP exchange 2000. Just when i grew up. So, I was wondering if services packs for vista are going to be free upgrades or if they cost money?
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Should I get vista?

i\'ve an Emachine with 512mb RAM. But 128mb is shared with the graphics card. Intel celeron D 3.2GHZ processor and 80gb hard drive. It tells Vista able on it but from what I've noted even expensive machines are struggling to run Vista. I'd probably get vista home premium.
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Can I use Vista Premium Upgrade to upgrade from XP?

Hello. i\'ve a Compaq Presario V2582us with an AMD Turion 64 mobile Tech ML-34, 1.9GHz, 1024MB RAM, Windows XP Professional 2002 with service pack 2.Im interested in improving to Vista and I was wondering: If I buy the Microsoft Vista Home Premium UPGRADE, will it upgrade it good or do i\'ve to buy...
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Confused about VIsta installing restrictions.

I\'m going to be mying my laptop soon for college. they need the usage of XP Pro. The laptop I will get has Vista. If i have to un-install VIsta because of compatability troubles, can I still install VIsta when the time is willing and there is more help or will i\'ve to buy a new one again?
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Vista upgrade...Do you have to reformat?

I now bought a new toshiba with a free upgrade to windows vista commercial enterprise edition. Will i\'ve to reformat my computer when installing the OS or can it simply be added on? Sorry, im so young to remember the big 95-98-xp OS alter so I do not know how this works exactly.
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Vista Networking Issues

I've now upgraded to Vista from XP Home and lost my network connection settings.I\'m attempting to connect to a university network which uses P-EAP encryption.In XP i would open Network Connections and right-click on the icon relating to my Network Card (normally called Local Area Connection 1) and...
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Can i keep my antivirus if i upgrade to vista?

Im thinking of improving to windows vista and i have a 1 year license key for kaspersky antivirus. What i wish to know if will i loose my license key if i install vista. If i can still run my kaspersky license key on vista, what do i have to do?If you need my computer info, it is a dell inspiron...
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Transferring programs and files

What\'s the better way to transfer my programs and files from my old Windows XP to my new Windows Vista computer?
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Does today's hardware take advantage of Vista's offerings?

i\'ve a 4 year old HP Pavilion ze4200, mobile AMD Athlon XP1900+, 40 GB hard drive, and 1 GB ram. I'm out of hard drive space and would like a bit more speed. Plus, I would assume the hard drive surely has to be on it is past legs anyway, though I've had no troubles. I usage the computer for...
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False failures

Spent a long afternoon with a new clean vista box.Did the compatibility thing and the run as administer thingon the old vb6 YardDuty programJust a few issues with vista.1. it cann\'t find files downloaded into folders with ms's software2. it fails to display files downloaded into folders with the...
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Where is DreamScene?

i\'ve Vista Ultimate and I don\'t notice DreamScene catalogued in the Ultimate Extras. Is it out yet?
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