Friday, October 20, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel Capital Announces $60 million of New Investments in Data-Focused Startups
Google Offers Bug Bounty for Mobile Apps
Nintendo Switch Update Brings Video Capture and More
Intel Health Application Platform Helps Health Care Providers Reduce Hospital Readmissions
Razer Electra V2 Gaming Headsets Bring Virtual Surround Sound and Aluminum Headband to Everyone
Alphabet Invests $1 Billion to Lyft
Microsoft TruePlay Anti-cheat Game Feature to be Added to UWP Games
Apple Cut iPhone 8 Production by 50 percent: report
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Dell to...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Saturday, April 26, 2008
Dell to factory-install Windows XP after June 30


Dell will continue to install Windows XP on new PCs after Microsoft's June 30 retirement date by taking advantage of a little-known clause in the downgrade rights that come with Vista Ultimate and Vista Business.

"Dell has the ability to exercise 'Windows Vista downgrade rights' on your behalf in the factory if ... you'd prefer to have Windows XP Professional preinstalled on your PCs," Dell said on its Web site.

According to Dell, it will factory install XP after June 18 when customers choose a "Vista Ultimate Bonus" or "Vista Business Bonus" option as they configure PCs. Dell will then install Windows XP on the machine, and include backup media for that OS as well as the installation disc for Windows Vista.

A Microsoft spokeswoman confirmed late Friday that Dell was within its rights to factory-install XP on machines sold with a Vista Ultimate or Vista Business license.


Previous
Next
Huge Web hack attack infects 500,000 pages        All News        Researcher finds new way to hack Oracle database
Huge Web hack attack infects 500,000 pages     General Computing News      Researcher finds new way to hack Oracle database

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Dell is Doubling Down on the Internet of Things
The New Dell Inspiron 5000 Series Now Available
Dell Sees Solid Growth in Worldwide PC Monitor Market
Dell and Alienware Debut New Gaming Rigs and Monitors
Dell Updates the Precision Workstation Lineup
New Dell Latitude 2-in-1s Arrive With Wireless Charging Features
Dell Unveils 4K Ultra HD High-Brightness Laser Projector and New Curved Monitor
Computex 2017: Dell Debuts Inspiron AIOs and VR Gaming Desktop
CES: Dell Adds Convertible XPS 13 model, Unveils 8K Monitor
Dell's XPS 13 2-in-1 Starts At $1,000
Dell Unveils High-Performing, Quad Core Wyse 5060 Thin Client
New Dell Mobile Thin Clients Offer Performance and Security

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .