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Vista - Choose When to Change

As I began reading this month's PC World Magazine, I noticed some letters and forum posts about businesses complaining about how proprietary systems were not working with Vista...in fact, one letter even said that Microsoft should be slapped with a class-action...Please stop. Seriously, these are the same people who stayed with the Dos, green-screens even after XP was out..Does anyone remember the chaos that went around for Y2K? Windows 95, 98 and 2000 still run today because Microsoft fixed their issues...And, companies spent millions fixing older "proprietary" programs that didn't think past 1999...OK, this is a bit extreme, but there is a point in there somewhere...Should companies shell out the money to buy new software? Should companies be forced to use Vista?

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Windows With Answers

There are many, many sites out there that "talk" about windows and its many variations. There are also many sites out there that are just a waste of bandwidth. It is difficult to determine which ones to trust and which ones you should dismiss. There is one site that I have used and review every couple of days to see if I missed something in my adventures with any version of windows, it is Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows.

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