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    Thumbs down vista 64 GRR

    so what do i do?
    i tried formatting partition xp was on and no go. tried making a new one in vista 64 installer but no go
    bloody 64bit. everything worked fine till then grrr.
    now i keep getting "windows is unable to find a system volume that meets its criteria for installation"
    is it because its 39.5gb and it requires 40gb?
    i'm going to try and resize my partition to say 45gb now to check...
    i'm lost here:S
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    I just got so fed up with this thing for it's crappy erratically working scroll ball and poor right-click detection that I just threw it against a wall and it exploded.

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    Re: vista 64 GRR

    wierdddd... i had a fat32 linux partition of 30gb's setup and i deleted that a did "new" and now its installing:S yet ntfs wouldn't work even when creating a new partition.
    lol beats me but least its working...
    Quote Originally Posted by Fraz regarding the Apple Mighty Mouse
    I just got so fed up with this thing for it's crappy erratically working scroll ball and poor right-click detection that I just threw it against a wall and it exploded.

    Good riddance. Wish I'd done it about a year ago.

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    Re: vista 64 GRR

    Keef - just a couple of tips. Don't take them the wrong way, but it might help people help you in future.

    Firstly Vista requires a 40Gb drive with 15Gb of free space if you're installing Home Premium, Business or Ultimate. If you don't meet this requirement the installer will fail.

    Secondly remember that when posting on a forum people can't read minds: I'm guessing that you're actually trying to install Vista x64 in a partition on your drive, but you don't mention this until your second post.

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