Windows 10 on PC running Vista

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  1. koze

    koze MDL Novice

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    Sorry for this question. I am just wondering if PC with Vista can handle Windows 10?

    I have downloaded MKUBA50 ALL MSDN 32bit version and not sure if can try to install.

    If yes. can someone can point me out to any How to activate this version thread?

    Thank you

    koze
     
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  3. lobo11

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  4. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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    @koze

    Depending on its config - what's the actual model of it?
     
  5. kaljukass

    kaljukass MDL Expert

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    Simply weird joke or black humor?
     
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  6. PhaseDoubt

    PhaseDoubt MDL Expert

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    I have 10 running nicely on an old Asus Eee PC Netbook: 2GB RAM and the rest is pure stock. It's a bit slow at times and doesn't multitask very well, but for surfing, emailing and light office work it's fine. I would not want it for a main or production machine but it was never designed for that.

    With Vista you can make a system image; make an image, install 10 and see how you like it. If you don't like it, don't activate it and restore your image. If you do like it, activate it and enjoy.
     
  7. lobo11

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  8. lobo11

    lobo11 TOMAHAWK CHOP

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    DAZ's loader will work with these editions of Vista:

    Windows Vista Ultimate
    Windows Vista Business
    Windows Vista Business N
    Windows Vista Home Premium
    Windows Vista Home Basic
    Windows Vista Home Basic N
    Windows Vista Starter
     
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  9. WindowsGeek

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    Well it depends on the model of PC , first make sure theirs working drivers to run win10.
     
  10. pf100

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  11. Enthousiast

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    I doubt that, there can always be unsupported hardware which won't run on 10.
     
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  12. pf100

    pf100 MDL Expert

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    Good point.
     
  13. lobo11

    lobo11 TOMAHAWK CHOP

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    Koze, this isn't enough for you to tell us your system spec's, can't help unless you tell us:confused:
     
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  14. T-S

    T-S MDL Guru

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    Nothing is slower and heavier than vista, so, if your PC meets the requirements about the CPU features (MS artificially made them more stringent since Win 8) W10 will run as Vista, likely Better.


    First test, then think about how to activate. Is pointless to worry about the activation before knowing if W10 runs on your PC.
     
  15. lobo11

    lobo11 TOMAHAWK CHOP

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    Why install Win 10 in first place if he just tells us specs, it may save him some time, if we find it won't activate, why install Win 10:confused:
     
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  16. T-S

    T-S MDL Guru

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    If it runs it will activate, where is the problem?
     
  17. lobo11

    lobo11 TOMAHAWK CHOP

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    It really isn't a problem, If he tells us what he has, maybe we can tell him it won't work, thus saving him from installing something that won't work.:D
     
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  18. koze

    koze MDL Novice

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    Sorry for not give you spec:
    HP - Compac Presario CX60
    Intel Celleron CPU 900 @ 2.20 GHz
    RAM 2GB
    System 32 Bit
     
  19. foo3495

    foo3495 MDL Senior Member

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    min specs but go for it..
     
  20. lobo11

    lobo11 TOMAHAWK CHOP

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    Is File system Fat32 or NTFS:D
     
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