Windows Vista

Windows Vista wasn’t a favorite for many when it was released, but it grew in popularity over time with new features and applications. In this section, we’ll discuss news we find, technical advice, downgrading and upgrading, and any new tools available.

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Windows Vista Mainstream Support Ends Today

Microsoft offers support for three client based Windows operating systems currently: Windows XP, which was first released in 2001 by the company is in the extended support phase which will end on […]

Microsoft Extends Vista Extended Support Cycle To 2017

Microsoft initially planned to end support for some Windows Vista versions, Windows Home Basic and Ultimate for example, in April 2012. The effect would have been devastating for customers running those editions […]

Vista To Windows 7 Upgrade Downgrades IE9 To IE8

Windows Vista users who have been testing the beta of Microsoft's latest web browser Internet Explorer 9 may be in for a surprise if they upgrade their Vista installation to Windows 7. […]

Internet Explorer Application Compatibility Virtual PC Images

Web developers have several options to test their web projects in different web browsers. Among the available choices are virtual operating system images that provide access to specific web browsers. Microsoft has […]



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