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Windows Vista

Windows® Vista™ is Microsoft's next generation operating system, formerly known by its code-name Longhorn.

Originally announced in 2001, and officially unveiled at Microsoft's 2003 developers' conference, Windows Vista faced numerous delays; with Microsoft scaling back some of its features in order to help get it out the door within the stated target of 2006. Windows Vista was released in November 2006 for business customers, and for consumers in January 2007.

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    Microsoft Releases Internet Explorer 9

March 18, 2011 - 10:50 GMT

This week Microsoft announced the availability of its next generation Web browser - Internet Explorer 9 - for global availability.

    Microsoft Releases Windows Vista Service Pack 2

28 May 2009, 17:15 GMT

This week Microsoft announced that it has released Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) for download. Besides combining previously released updates, SP2 also contains a few small enhancements to Vista.

    Windows Vista Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

December 21, 2006 - 10:50 GMT

Frequently asked questions and general information about Windows Vista.

    Slipstream Windows Vista Service Pack 1HOT Article!

12 May 2008, 17:25 GMT

Slipstreaming a Service Pack, is the process to integrate the Service Pack into the installation so that with every new installation the Operating System and Service Pack are installed at the same time.

    Windows Vista: Which Edition Should You Get?HOT Article!

November 10, 2006 - 16:30 GMT

With the release of Windows Vista, Microsoft is offering users a choice of six product versions, not counting the 'special' versions for the European Union and Korea (the so-called N and K editions), so which version should you get?

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