Help me to choose Windows 7 OS.

By maddipriya ·
Hi! I was using Windows XP so upgraded to Windows Ultimate 7 on my PC.But to my notice some softwares aren't installing at all.I don't know why?
Its showing a lock symbol in front of the software after installation.When i tried to open the file in C drive,I can't fine the file at all.So what's happening?

Though I love the graphics and the functions of Windows Ultimate 7,i had to switch back to Win XP again..Which was donting task as i had to format all my drives again.

Which Windows 7 OS is compatible with all the softwares?
Plz help me guys..It means so much to me.
Thanks a lot in advance

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by OH Smeg Moderator In reply to Help me to choose Windows ...

Most likely NONE!

Windows 7 is a reworked Vista so if the software in question would not run under Vista it's not going to run under 7.

You should test your Hardware & Software with The Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor always before attempting to install 7 to see what will and what will not work.


If you are using a 64 Bit version of Ultimate you may need to change it to a 32 Bit as some 32 Bit applications may not work on a 64 Bit OS.

Or you could try XP Mode under Ultimate but your hardware needs to support Vitalization to make this work.



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