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Running Windows 8 RTM on 7 year old laptop

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    Posts : 3
    Window 8 RTM

    Running Windows 8 RTM on 7 year old laptop


    New member,Hi to the group
    Ok, I upgraded the ram from 0.5 to 2 but it runs like a charm excuse the pun
    my button for the mouse thing on my very basic laptop was broke, so I am using a USB mouse with a wheel
    and I think that helps with the scrolling, my learning curve was about an hour but I have used windows phone
    so I think that helped, the cd drive was broke so installed by USB, very impressed with that, all in all very pleased.
    Well done MS you have a winner on your hands.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 5,707
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Interesting, is that laptop's screen resolution running at native? Just curious.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    Window 8 RTM


    1280x800
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Running Windows 8 RTM on 7 year old laptop
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