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Old 06-27-2008, 02:57 PM   #1
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I am going to reformat this week and was wondering which Windows would be better for me. I have only used Windows XP Proffesional SP2. I am looking to upgrade to either SP3 or possibly Media Center Edition. Can you guys tell me the best Windows for me and your experiences with different ones ? This is a gaming computer and I use it for music movies and things like that.
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Old 06-27-2008, 03:05 PM   #2
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from what i know, sp3 is just all of the updates after sp2 rolled into one. i have no experience with media center so you're on your own there.
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Old 06-27-2008, 04:06 PM   #3
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just keep your copy of windows xp prof. and the sp3 is just a free update after your reformat
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Don't bother with ME, it is not an "upgrade"

ME (colloquially known as Microsofts Error) was not a good OS, stick with XP Pro SP3
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vista aka me's spawn lol almost as bad for some
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Get OSX Leapoard
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XP Pro. Heard there wasn't much benefit with media center, just had a bunch of extra crap on it.
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Alright thanks you.
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