I have lots of customers with XP running on decent machines. Are there downsides to just using the upgrade software to bring them up to Win7? This way they don't need new computers and hopefully their existing software would simply work as is.
Microsoft only supports "one step upgrade" so you can't upgrade or do in-place upgrade directly from XP to Windows 7.
The System Readiness Advisor that mentioned above will let you know if all you software/hardware
If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.
Unstable cursor in Windows XP and Windows runs extremely slow in that any click will bring up the Hour glass (sometimes for several seconds before giving you what you want) .
Troubleshooting Process and the FINAL FIX:
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On some Windows 7 (SP1) computers, Windows Update becomes super slow even the computer is reasonably fast. There's one solution that seemed to have worked well for me (after trying a few other suggested solutions).
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
This Micro Tutorial will give you basic overview of the control panel section on Windows 7. It will depth in Network and Internet, Hardware and Sound, etc.
This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.