Vista Upgrade Advisor

  harry12 17:56 03 Mar 2007
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I fitted new Pentium D915 processor,Asrock ConRoe945-DVI motherboard and Asus AX3000SE-X graphics card. Ran Vista upgrade advisor and was informed my best choice for Vista was Ultimate. I bought Premium and installed it. By the way, installed with no trouble. On running Windows Experience Index I found my base score was 2.1 this was the graphics card, this means I cannot run Aero and some features might not be availiable. Why the wrong information from Upgrade Advisor?

  harry12 18:22 03 Mar 2007

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Card is Radeon 300, I know its not the best but I dont play games. My question was why the wrong information.

  Jimmy14 18:28 03 Mar 2007

Is it the Radeon X1300 you mean? Did you download the latest vista certified ATI driver for your graphics card from their website?

  Totally-braindead 19:27 03 Mar 2007

I think he refers to this Jimmy14 click here

  Tel 20:15 03 Mar 2007

Harry12
How much memory does you Graphics card have?

  harry12 06:17 04 Mar 2007

Jimmy14
Card is Radeon X300 as in Totally-Braindeads post with 128mb. Have downloaded latest drivers. But the question still remains, why Vista Upgrade Advisor says I can run Ultimate but Premium will not install fully.
Thanks to all for your interest, seems graphics card will have to be upgraded. Must say that even without Areo I like Vista.

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