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Have you downloaded the Release Candidate?


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If you have, how did the installation go - was it smoother than a smooth thing in a smooth shop, or did the installer start looping, and run through the process again? Several people seem to have experienced this problem.

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nikef

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Download took 12 hours

installed in 20 mins today ,everything is working great ,had a problem with the realtec drivers,but windows managed to instal the drivers after the install.

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MikeHut

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Installation was fine but I am now getting a nag telling me Windows is not genuine and giving a link but the link goes to a search page with no information ! I downloaded this normally and used the correct registration code.

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rawprawn

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Downbloaded and installed on partition to duel boot.
No problems whatsoever, and I like it. I had difficulties using IE 8 in Vista, but in Windows 7 it is a different animal altogether.

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kgc450@btinternet.com

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downloaded in 20 mins and installed in 20 mins no problems as yet, they could rename it too Teflon 7 as everything seems to flow very smoothly on it and it's fast that's the 64 bit edition

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daxian

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hi i got the 64bit rc1 ....
went in, no problem, about 20 mins ..
only two devices not recognised were gameport and midi ,drivers not available from asus as yet.
overall a problem free install !!!!Dave.

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nikef

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just noticed that all my usb ports are not working,any1 else have this problem,if so do you know a fix ?

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Why wont it work

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Just installed the 32 bit version. Only took 1 hours to download, was going just short of 1mb/s download. It took twice to install it, the first time it encountered some kind of problem, but the second time it installed after about 50 mins.

It seems to run really quite well, although there are a few things according to device manager which haven't been installed and which it can't find a driver for... such as a serial port.. even though the pc doesn't have one... hmm

Anyway, it's much quicker than Vista was on this laptop, must boot a few times quicker easily, even with everything installed. Running a lowly Core2 Duo U7600 1.2ghz, 2gb, 80gb HDD.

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Strawballs

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click here Thought this would be quicker than repeating everything

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Strawballs

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Any body else installed Norton 360 on it having trouble with drivers being blocked

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handyd

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downloaded in about 2hrs
installed first time no probs
installed on separate partition to my trusted xp
found all my devices no driver probs
tried to dual boot using acronis disk director but it doesn't recognize win 7
found this site to help will try again soon
click here

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