Archive for the ‘Software’ Category

How do i get the free Windows 7 Upgrade after buying a new computer that runs vista?

Sonntag, November 22nd, 2009

I bought a new computer form Tesco about a month ago, and now i want to get the Windows 7 Update which is free. I went to Tesco and asked them how to do it but they didn’t give me a good explanation. Anyone know how?

How do I switch Windows 7 versions on two computers?

Sonntag, November 22nd, 2009

I get Windows 7 Ultimate for free from work, and I bought a laptop with Windows 7 home premium. I was wondering if there was a legal way for me to get home premium on my desktop computer, because I want the ultimate version to be on my laptop.

I realize this question has been answered a lot, but I’m looking for a answer specific to my question. Thank you.

What do testing users of the Windows 7 BETA operating system think are advantages and disadvantages?

Sonntag, November 22nd, 2009

I have downloaded and will probably try the new Microsoft Windows 7 BETA operating system. First I would like to know what current users think. Are there known issues?

How do I upgrade to Windows 7 from Vista successfully?

Sonntag, November 22nd, 2009

Ok I have windows vista but I want windows 7. So I am planning on getting windows 7 on release date. Now I have never upgraded a computer before and I just bought my laptop in august 2009. How do I successfully upgrade without losing my stuff like:

Sims 3 data, Office and school documents, music for Zune HD, and programs I downloaded to my computer.

Can I just upgrade and everything will be fine? Please help!

How to install windows 7 on a second hard drive?

Sonntag, November 22nd, 2009

Hi, Currently I am running Windows XP 64bit on my first hdd, I would like to install Windows 7 on my second hard drive, does anyone know how to do this so i can keep Windows XP on my first HDD without loosing all the data for XP and have a dual boot between Windows XP 64bit and Windows 7.

P.S I know that windows 7 is only the release candidate!

When will the laptops have windows 7 installed on it?

Samstag, November 21st, 2009

Right now almost everyone knows that windows 7 is going to come out on October 22nd. But when will the laptops come with it integrated?

So far I’ve seen that most computer brands offer you the opportunity to upgrade your vista but since I’m planning to buy a new one it don’t mind waiting until they come with it already installed.

How large is the Windows 7 Professional download from Microsoft?

Samstag, November 21st, 2009

I’m going to download the Windows 7 Professional operating system from Microsoft’s website instead of ordering the disk. I’m curious though as to how large the file is going to be. I’m sure more than a few gigabytes, but does anyone know how large specifically?

How do I make my computer automatically start Windows 7?

Samstag, November 21st, 2009

Now that I’ve installed Windows 7 on my C drive, Windows Vista is left on my D drive, and everytime I boot up it asks me to choose between which OS system to launch. How can I set it to default launch Windows 7?

If I upgrade to Windows 7 with Windows 7 upgrade, will all the settings on my computer be the same?

Samstag, November 21st, 2009

I already have my computers set up a certain way and don’t want anything to change – as far as the display goes. All my shortcut icons are set up and arranged in a very efficient way for myself so I don’t have to search for certain files/folders. Will upgrading to Windows 7 screw this up?