HOME EDITION OR XP PRO ?

  SPARROW123 21:01 08 Dec 2004
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I am looking to purchase a new PC within the next few days but I am not sure whether to go for windows xp home edition or windows xp pro.

My main use for the pc will be gaming.

Any advice will be much appreciated.

  JaßîsFaß ˜ 21:14 08 Dec 2004
  GANDALF <|:-)> 21:57 08 Dec 2004

There is no need for a home user to have Pro. With the extra cash saved get a pen drive.


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  Danoh 22:56 08 Dec 2004

Single User, single PC; XP Home (or XP Media Centre with different GUI style and easy connectivity to TV inputs)

Multiple Users, single PC with need for separate data confidentiality per user; perhaps XP Pro

Multiple Users, multiple networked PCs, plus extra system management tools; XP Pro

  Danoh 22:58 08 Dec 2004

Also, XP Pro gives you the full Data backup utility's functionality, bundled as part of the XP installation.

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