I am so horrible at updates…Friday February 18, 2011 - Author: NightStorm
So on a whim, I decided to sit down at my PC and do some real work on it… you know, clean out old unused files, run the Windows Update (the very same updates I yell at people for not running, yet constantly fail to do so myself) and, in a moment of sheer stupidity, update to the latest version of Windows, “7”.
Yep, that was mistake number one. My computer, while not exactly what one would call “ancient”, was certainly not streamline. Intel P4 (3.2Ghz with hyperthreading) and 2GB ram, feeding a 512MB video card… yep, this is where your eyes glaze over, right? Don’t worry, techie talk is done for a few. Anyway, the machine was certainly capable of running Windows 7… or so I thought. (more…)