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upgrading to windows vista


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chrisa23

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i want to know if the aero effect will work on vista for me :whistling:

windows xp pro sp2
i have 1gb of ram
AMD Athlon™ XP 3000+Memory:
2.10 GHz
76gb hardrive


vista advisor says i can upgrade to vista with no problems but for home basic i want vista premium and it gives me an
error about my video card

error:

VIA/S3G UniChrome IGP VIA/S3G There is no compatibility data available for this device. For more information, go to the device manufacturer's website or Windows Marketplace, or contact your retailer.

what do i do can i enable aero effects to my pc someway

thanks in advanced............


i also have warrock that is only for windows 2000/xp but not for vista would i be able to still be run the game well or not?

otherwise i might as well stay with xp i guess......
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wannabe1

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Hi chrisa23...

Better hold off. To run Vista's Aero interface, you'll need another 1GB of RAM and a 256MB video card. And that's just to get a solid minimum.

War Rock will likely not run at all on Vista.

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chrisa23

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well soon i will ger a laptop with vista home premium presintalled so i guess i can wait till then but thanks for the help....
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