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Screenshots: Checking your PC for Vista-bility

After scanning the system, the tool determines whether a machine can run Vista and what upgrades are needed, if any, to run higher versions. In this case, the PC was sufficient to run Vista but needed a better graphics card to run Vista's Aero Graphics.

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