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Vista mini update:

What works:

Most everything works. Some items though you have to research a bit.
Such as my RealTek video driver. {motherboard supplied} Dumb, if you check Device Manager is says you have the right driver and
everything is working when in fact it doesn't. Doing a device manager update
on the driver responds that everythign is ok, when its not.
So finally going to the site in question will usually solve your problem
by downloading their Vist -32/64 bit solutions. What doesn't work ?
My HP photosmart 1215 printer. According to HP my printer is 7 years old and
doesn't deserve a new driver .... or in their exact words... <td width="10"></td><td width="560" align="left" valign="top">Content starts here

We are sorry to inform you that there will be no Windows Vista support available for your HP product. Therefore your product will not work with Windows Vista.
The majority of HP products not supported in Windows Vista are beyond seven years old.
If you are using the Windows Vista operating system on your computer, please consider upgrading to a newer HP product that is supported on Windows Vista. HP has numerous products on the market that support Windows Vista.
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From: moon_oracle Date: August 19th, 2007 04:28 pm (UTC) (Link)
it's why i'm holding off upgrading too.. heard itunes doesn't work and other things. i'm a geek so i use a lot of odd software and old stuff, so i don't think it will work.
barriemacleod From: barriemacleod Date: August 19th, 2007 05:24 pm (UTC) (Link)
Yeah, have a good look at your fav. s/w sites.
Its pretty well indicated what they have for Vista
in each case.
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