[LINK] Vista: Why you shouldn't upgrade yet

Malcolm Miles mgm-ns at tardis.net
Mon Jan 29 23:56:59 AEDT 2007

On Mon, 29 Jan 2007 11:07:46 +1100, you wrote:

>Does anyone know if you *can* upgrade an existing XP install
>to Vista without a complete re-install, i.e. can you keep all your
>existing apps and data intact?

Yes, you can. In most cases, the old data is moved to the side in the
local hard-drive and a new Windows Vista image is cleanly installed.
The user data, applications and settings are then put back onto the
new Windows Vista desktop.

Best wishes,

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