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Is this the best year to buy Windows 7 laptops?

by dn_2356 / September 17, 2009 4:58 PM PDT

should I wait for next year to buy laptops or should I buy it the time it comes out???

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What do you need?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 17, 2009 10:00 PM PDT

If you don't need it, don't buy it. Windows 7 in my view is ready today. Yes there are 2 programs that don't work here but compared to what happened with Vista that's no biggy.

Back to your purchase decision. If you can wait then you wait.
Bob

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by jeff_windows_team / September 18, 2009 7:46 AM PDT

If you are always waiting for the next thing to come out before you buy, you will be waiting forever. Computers that were out a year or two ago run great with Windows 7, chances are the ones out today will too Wink

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Can't load W7 to my Toshiba Satellite A105-S4384 laptop
by Murphaleen / October 31, 2009 12:49 PM PDT
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Bought Windows update for my Toshiba Satellite A105-S4384 laptop.
Still love my nearly 2-year-old laptop, but it will not accept the upgrade to W7.

I really want to be able to run the new OS and not Vista. Any ideas?

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Can't load W7 to my Toshiba Satellite A105-S4384 laptop
by Shekimura / January 15, 2013 6:34 AM PST

we have same problem to i have tried to install windows7 using disc.. appears to have a single dash and after a few moment windows xp logo with a loading image. i think we need help

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 15, 2013 6:39 AM PST

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