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    Windows 7 RC is the real deal

    Hi, I have a Dell Precision M6300 Core 2 Duo T9300 @ 2.5GHz with 4GB RAM + Quadro FX1600M dual-booting XP SP3 alongside Win 7 Build 7000 (both 32-bit). My experience is that Win 7 boots much faster (~30 sec) than XP, and my Win 7 3DMark06 score is about 10% higher (~5900 marks) than on XP...
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    How to install windows 7 RC?

    Build 7000 to RC Hi there, I've got Win 7 Build 7000 running alongside XP in a dual-boot config. Can you recommend a good procedure for beta rollback / RC install? I heard that you can do an "in-place" install --- but it's not recommended. Thanks Bob
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    Why windows 7

    I never tried Vista --- too many horror stories. So I went straight from XP to Win 7. I found the transition to be somewhat painful, mainly because Win 7 seems to have introduced yet another level of abstraction. Give me a street address and I'll find it. But you tell me to turn right at the...
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    jzip (free)

    I just installed it on Win 7 Build 7000. jZip - a free WinZip alternative Works well thus far. Nice WinZip-style GUI. Bob
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    Nifty! Thanks pbcopter. By the way, my 7g's are all virtual (flight simmer) :) Bob
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    Newbie running Win 7 Build 7000... Does anyone have a workaround for WinHlp32.exe? Thanks Bob +++++ Why can't I get Help from this program? [This content is preliminary and subject to change.] The Help for this program was created in Windows Help format, which depends on a feature that...
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