Vista SP2 Beta Now Avaliable

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Vista logoVista SP2 now avaliable for download.

Microsoft have made a Beta download avaliable of Service Pack 2 for Windows Vista. The download is avaliable for both 32 & 64bit windows, and works with Vista and Server 2008. The download is around 700mb, but offers a range of improvements:

* Hardware ecosystem support and enhancements
* Adds support for the 64-bit central processing unit (CPU) from VIA Technologies, which adds the ID and vendor strings for the new VIA 64-bit CPU.
* Integrates the Windows Vista Feature Pack for Wireless, which contains support for Bluetooth v2.1. Bluetooth v2.1 is the most recent specification for Bluetooth wireless technology and Windows Connect Now (WCN) Wi-Fi Configuration.
* Improves performance for Wi-Fi connection after resuming from sleep mode.
* Adds new capabilities to Direct X Graphic display reliability. The graphics experience has been greatly improved for users, such as gamers, running applications that require a lot of graphics processing.
* Includes updates to the RSS feeds sidebar with improved performance and responsiveness.
* Improves audio and video performance for streaming high definition content.
* Includes ability to record data to Blu-Ray media.

There is also a number of other improvements, a full list is avaliable here.

For 32bit users, you can download a copy Here.
64bit users can find their copy Here.

Discuss in our forums.



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30-11-2008, 15:31:59

lock
hi all

sorry to post this here but can not see anywhere to ask , i need to mail,pm a mod fpr some info but i can not at this time , any help would be a big help please

30-11-2008, 15:39:46

WC Annihilus
You need 15 posts in order to PM

30-11-2008, 15:42:44

lock
hi m8

o i see i was after a update on the sale/buy froum i did the phone call bit last week ok m8 thnak you

08-12-2008, 17:05:57

HazzyP
im having the same problem

10-12-2008, 20:24:23

Hyper
I dont see how 15 posts is such an issue,

Actually browse around the forum and read some topics and give some input,

At the end of the day thats the idea of a forum, for people to post and communicate.

11-12-2008, 11:41:59

lock
well i think my self its a good way ,i been on a lot of site and if you let anyone in as and when ,, well it dont need to be sed and the phone up part be for hand is the best i seen yet the peeps that will turn away ( are the ones not needed here ) will sort out the probs be for there start so not a prob here at all ..:D

11-12-2008, 13:14:43

nathan

well i think my self its a good way ,i been on a lot of site and if you let anyone in as and when ,, well it dont need to be sed and the phone up part be for hand is the best i seen yet the peeps that will turn away ( are the ones not needed here ) will sort out the probs be for there start so not a prob here at all ..:D



guessing english isn't your mother tongue :p

11-12-2008, 17:03:30

lock
no m8 just a little dyslexic :D

12-12-2008, 06:11:52

Dav0s

well i think my self its a good way ,i been on a lot of site and if you let anyone in as and when ,, well it dont need to be sed and the phone up part be for hand is the best i seen yet the peeps that will turn away ( are the ones not needed here ) will sort out the probs be for there start so not a prob here at all ..:D


sounds like the lyrics to a blazing squad song!

12-12-2008, 12:49:30

lock
i know this would be a funny fourm :rollingla nice one Dav0s
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