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Vista RTM Thoughts

Posted in Vista at Friday, 17 November 2006 10:24 Pacific Standard Time

I installed Vista RTM on my laptop last night and like Sam Gentile, I felt pretty let down. I had a similar experience:

  • NVidia driver didn't install and I was in VGA mode which generated an experience index of 1.
  • I was able to install the driver using windows update which solved the problem after I manually switched to the areo theme.
  • I don't see any UI extras either, in fact the startup screen is still just a plain bar which I thought for sure they would finish in RTM
  • Since installing it I've had more crashes than the entire time I used Pre-RC1/RC1/RC2.
  • The new sounds are nice, but they didn't update the most annoying windows sound: the IE navigate sound.

I don't know what happened, but I am suffering from the same underwhelmedness as Sam. I not even sure if/when I'm going to upgrade my desktop.

 

Thursday, 25 January 2007 00:02:59 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00)
Hi,

I also cannot get my fx go5200 to work only when i try manually my driver list is empty! Any ideas?

Thanks

Ash
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