Updated July 31, , 8: Only Windows 7 and 8. After all, Windows 7, 8. Windows 10 Is Almost Here: Still considering upgrading? However, it seems you can continue using preview releases of Windows as a Windows Insider.
FAQ: How much will Windows 7 cost you? Yes. If you buy a copy now of Vista Home Premium, Vista Business or Vista Ultimate -- an OEM, Upgrade or Full Packaged Product (FPP) version -- you Author: Gregg Keizer. Review title of Deesbike From Vista to Windows I upgraded my computer from Vista to Windows. after doing so and having to back up everything possible if you do decide to upgrade from Vista to Windows 10 make sure you backup your desktop anything like that because you will lose it/5. Jun 25, · Windows 7 pricing announced: cheaper than Vista (Updated) The table below summarizes the slow drop in cost for Windows Vista and Windows 7 in the US: if you are going from Windows Vista Author: Emil Protalinski.
Editions for personal computers[ edit ] Windows Vista Starter Edition desktop, as denoted by the watermark on the bottom right corner. Windows Vista Starter Much like its predecessor, Windows XP Starter Edition , Windows Vista Starter was available in emerging markets ; it was sold across developing countries in 70 different languages it includes locale-specific desktop wallpapers not found in other editions . Microsoft did not make it available in developed technology markets such as the United States , Canada , the European Union , Australia , New Zealand , or other high income markets as defined by the World Bank. Windows Vista Starter can be installed from optical media including those belonging to other editions of the operating system. The Windows Aero graphical user interface with translucent glass and lighting effects is absent from this edition; however, desktop composition —albeit without Flip 3D or Live Thumbnails—is supported. Windows HotStart is also available. Full Windows Aero and desktop composition is available.