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Vista Home Premium/Business and Media Centre


Dayglow

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Am buying a new desktop and choosing between Vista HP and Business. Latter apparently excludes a 'media centre' but I do not understand if this means I will not be able to listen to on-line radio stations as I can through the media centre in XP. I do not want all the other fancy media capabilities (XBox etc)in Vista HP, but I do want to hear my favourite jazz station whilst working! Or am I totally mad? Should I stick with XP till Vista dies the death?

All advice gratefully received.

Dayglow

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Zeppelyn

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You will be ok for radio stations, its the dedicate Media Centre thats missing from business, you still get media player etc.

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canarieslover

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You can always install Winamp and use that instead of Media Player.

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