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XP Pro

by angel-54 / April 6, 2005 1:26 PM PDT

I am finally going to upgrade from 98 to XP. Is there any advantages to XP Professional Edition over Home Edition. I would appreciate any advice anyone could give me.

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Windows XP Home Editon
by damasta55r / April 6, 2005 1:42 PM PDT
In reply to: XP Pro

Unless you're logging on to big networks, there are not much features which will not be satisfied by Windows XP Home Edition. I have both and theres nothing i can do on Pro, that i can't do on Home.
Roger

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xp pro
by tontoe / April 19, 2005 9:30 PM PDT
In reply to: Windows XP Home Editon

i have both theres not much difference but xp home has not got the backup facility that xp pro has but i have been told that these can be downloaded from certain sites online.

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backup program in xp pro
by Basket628 / April 19, 2005 9:56 PM PDT
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you only can backup with xp pro backup program only on floppy disk if you have a burner backup with home on cd without the backup program that backup program is obsolete

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