Vista on older computers

  pk46 16:21 31 Jan 07

I have tree computers two being 2 years old not slow i thought AMD XP 2GB Ram the other AMD Serperon 3000 i found to my cost Windows Vista premium didn't work to well on both so BE WARNED
i have now got hold of a Vista home basic OEM i have bought a new hard drive as well for one of my older computers so i will see how that goes when i receive it,cost to me so far £302 it would have been cheaper to buy another computer.

  PaulB2005 17:51 31 Jan 07

Vista Ultimate RC1 worked fine on my old PC. Bit slow in places but ok on the whole.

PIII 800
768 MB RAM
40 Gb HDD

  ed-0 17:57 31 Jan 07

what are the specifications of the two systems?

I have had vista running on a sempron 3000+ with just 512Mb ram and 64Mb shhared graphics.

If it will work on PaulB2005's P3. It should run on yours.

  Kate B 18:05 31 Jan 07

Did you run the upgrade advisor?

  pk46 21:07 31 Jan 07

ed-0 your not to far from the spec on one of my computers your lucky then how it effects me is slow responce to a command,if i play cd the visualizations can stutter.
I have a computer in the loft that is 8 years old
Pentium 3 1GB 512MB SDRAM did work on Vista Beta ULTIMATE RC1 1 if some what slowly.

  Kate B 21:33 31 Jan 07

So did you run the upgrade advisor or not?

  pk46 16:57 01 Feb 07

Now resolved changed my hard drive now up and running the old one was over 2years old.

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