Win 7 Upgrade Advisor report

  exdragon 09:10 03 Jul 2010
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Just as a matter of interest, how can this report say that my OS is XP Professional, when it is actually Home Edition?

How much can I rely on the rest of the information it gives me?

  northumbria61 12:49 03 Jul 2010

Download BELARC Advisor from here (FREE)
click here

OR SIW from here click here

Both should give you the info that you need.

  Sea Urchin 12:52 03 Jul 2010

Belarc and SIW will give you a lot of information about your system - but they won't tell you which of your programs are compatible with Win7.

  exdragon 14:14 03 Jul 2010

My question actually was - if the Upgrade Advisor can't get the OS right, how accurate can the rest of their information be?

It's given me information about stuff I wouldn't have thought of (ATK0110 ACPI utility) but doesn't mention a fair number of my programmes.

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