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Windows 7 Upgrade


bht-at-home

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Hi,

I am about to purchase a new PC, but I am not sure whether it is worth waiting until Windows 7 is released.

The alternative is to purchase now, with Vista, and purchase Windows 7 Upgrade, when it is released.

I would be grateful for advice concerning the likely complexity of installing the upgrade:

Is this straightforward;

What is involved;

Is it likely that I will need new drivers.

Will it be as simple as installing a large Service Pack

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bht-at-home

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Most grateful for this re-assurance

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When Windows 7 comes along you can decide whether or not you wish to upgrade. Microsoft product launches are often later than expected for one reason or another.

The upgrade process will be fairly straightforward, so don't have any worries on that score. You may need a driver for something, but Windows 7 will have a comprehensive driver database, and it will look for any drivers it needs when it connects to the internet for the first time.

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