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#1 Renzoblade

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Posted 18 October 2009 - 03:34 PM

Hey all, just wondering if anyone uses XP Pro, I'm on Vista right now, and i'm about to downgrade due to my printer/scanner, and some other programs not working right with Vista rolleyes.gif , and I noticed I had recovery cds of XP Home and XP Pro, I never used pro before, If I remember the CD was from the PC my brother bought. ( yup just checked, the key is on the side of the PC he used a few years back )


I checked google, and found nothing really worthwhile with pro over home, plus I read pro was the only one with multi processor support?, yet duel core and quad cores work nice with home, did microsoft bring all the pro features to home in an update or something?.

Just wondering if its worth it... I might install it anyway, just for the novelty of it being " pro " , plus no one I knew had pro, anyone have any insight to whats up with this OS?

#2 amir

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Posted 24 October 2009 - 05:08 PM

have u checked these?
http://www.windowsne...ls/wxpdifs.html
http://astralarena.com/?p=608
that lack of dynamic disks & limited file permissions caught me once.



j-rah = Fixed second link

Edited by j-rah, 26 October 2009 - 04:42 PM.


#3 j-rah

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Posted 26 October 2009 - 04:46 PM

ditch xp home and just go with the pro version biggrin.gif



#4 jann

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Posted 17 November 2009 - 12:18 PM

Hi

Yes, microsoft bring all the pro features to home, Try Microsoft update, If it still not working then you must try buy new CD Driver .

#5 Gringo

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Posted 22 December 2009 - 09:47 AM

I'm using XP pro, My friends don't like WIN7 and Vista dunno why. hmmm lookaround.gif

-but me I'm XP for life original.gif




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