Re: Software compatibility with new Windows?

From: Bjorn Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Date: Sun Dec 23 2001 - 06:23:44 EST

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    I've used Win2K on my (work and hobby) main PC (notebook) for over a year,
    and see no problems except the display after SkyMap 'All-File' sort, and
    passing a file name parameter to IridFlar - and I have workarounds for both
    of these.
    
    I have WinME on our home PC - that needs the ansi.exe solution for SkyMap.
    
    I may use XP on my new (work and hobby) main PC (notebook) - but I will run
    VMware to run W2000/DOS/NT/Linux in protected "partitions" without reboots.
    
    /Björn
    
    ----- Original Message -----
    
    > > Satisfied with Win 98 SE ? Keep it ! No point upgrading : a lot of
    > > your
    > > softs wont work anymore, even some webcams !
    ...
    >
    > I've been having a lot of trouble with my windows 98se in the past weeks
    > (even after reinstalling everything). I really don't want to upgrade to
    > windows xp, but what's the news on Windows 2000? Yes, it's a bit older
    too,
    > and it's based on windows NT, but several people I know that are "home
    > users" have win2k on their pcs now, and they're satisfied. Does it work
    with
    > all the programs we like to use???
    >
    
    
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