Need new desktop-Which operating system? Tags: Desktops Windows Vista Last response: September 30, 2009 6:27 PM in Windows Vista Share tec1010 September 29, 2009 4:02:38 PM I need a new desktop asap. I am now faced with two options: Vista with downgrade to XP OR Vista with upgrade to Windows 7. Computer will be used for basic home use. Any information/advice is greatly appreciated! More about : desktop operating system saint19 September 29, 2009 4:31:18 PM Vista with free upgrade to win 7. Try that both OS are x64 arges86 September 29, 2009 10:07:46 PM Vista with upgrade to Windows 7 most deff the way to go Related resources Purchasing new Motherboard will I need to purchase operating system - Forum Windows Xp not finding drivers for any new usb devices - Forum New SSD / ' Operating System Not Found' Issue - Forum New hard drive need to reinstall operating system - Forum Install new operating system on laptop - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Zoron September 30, 2009 1:04:48 AM My vote goes for Vista x64 with upgrade to Win 7 x64 as well. fowang September 30, 2009 2:29:09 PM why pay the extra for the free upgrade? Wait for windows 7 to come out and get it for less saint19 September 30, 2009 3:48:34 PM Here, in tom's hardware are list the possible price to win 7. So if you can pay $100 for a vista with upgrade to win 7, and the more cheap of the win 7 is on $75, isn't a good deal buy 2 OS for $100? arges86 September 30, 2009 5:01:34 PM or if your a college student u can get Windows 7 for 30 bucks saint19 September 30, 2009 6:27:22 PM ^another economic option. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to install an operating system on a new build computer ForumMoving Operating System to New Hard Drive ForumI want to program a new operating system with NASM from windows 7, any help? i a ForumHi, I bought my new laptop without an operating system and I\'m trying ForumOperating system not found after installing new hard drive ForumNo Operating System Detected - Do I Need A New Hard Drive? ForumBest operating system for a gaming PC? ForumWhats the best operating system ForumMissing Operating System on Backup HD ForumInstall new operating system on laptop ForumMoving Operating System to New Hard Drive ForumGA-970A-D3 "Loading Operating System " problem ForumHow do i switch from raid 0 to single drive with new operating system Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumNo display after BIOS Flashing, didn't shut down system during process More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !