Migrate to Vista using WET

Before you start Objectives: learn where to find WET, how to run it and which options to use in different situations. Prerequisites: you have to be familiar with migration terms and utilities. Key terms: wet, profile migration, transfer types, location types Windows Easy Transfer (WET) Example In this tutorial we will use WET which we can find on … Read more

Upgrade to Windows Vista – Overview

Before you start Objectives: learn which Windows versions can be upgraded to Vista Prerequisites: you should know about different ways to install Windows. Key terms: upgrade, in-place, vista, windows editions, version In-place Upgrade An in-place upgrade keeps all user applications, settings, files and other user settings. To do in-place upgrade we can use a Vista DVD or do an … Read more

New Interface in Windows Vista

Before you start Objectives: learn about new user interface, new elements and how to configure them. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: graphics, customization, sidebar, taskbar, start menu, notification area, control panel, windows explorer, options Graphics Rich graphics, animations, and transitional effects require a graphics card that supports a new graphic driver model called the Windows Display Driver … Read more

Introduction to Windows Vista

Before you start Objectives: learn about main features in certain Vista editions and minimal hardware requirements. Prerequisites: no prerequisites. Key terms: vista editions, starter, home basic, home premium, business, enterprise, ultimate, 32bit, 64bit, hardware requirements. Vista Editions Vista editions are: Starter Home Basic Home Premium Business Enterprise Ultimate Starter Windows Vista Starter edition does not support domains, Aero … Read more