Tag: computers

Windows 7 Launch Party…

…and why I’m not doing one. Windows 7 is released to the masses Friday, and to increase exposure, awareness, blah blah blah, Microsoft is having...

The Problem with Psystar

I’ve been considering getting Mac, simply because not only do I want to use OSX, but because on their platform I can also then run...

Vista SP1 RC review

I was initially worried when I began the install: it warned that the process may take an hour or more (didn’t jot down the exact...

Vista SP1 RC available

The overly-long-awaited SP1 for Vista is almost out now, but Microsoft released the Release Candidate today to the general public. Have to jump through a...

Explanation of the OS issue…

So why the fuss about the operating systems on my (main) computer? Despite being a Microsoft Certified Professional (yeah, ooh and ahh) and Small Business...

So after all that work…

…I haven’t been in Vista all day. Just working between Mint and XP thus far. (If that made no sense to you, see posts from...

Success!

System is now tri-booting between XP, Vista, and Linux Mint. I’d initially messed up Vista’s BCD (bootloader) by installing GRUB to the MBR, so then...

Computer, Redux

So I wasn’t patient enough for Vista SP1 to be released, so yesterday afternoon I redid my computer, and am now partially completed. Dual-booting with...

Windows Vista….grrrr

I’ve been running Vista since its early Beta releases, initially running in dual-boot with XP. Somewhere along the way the XP partition got corrupted, so...