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Postby dairyman on Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:07 pm

Hey any news on this?. I heard it was the new operating system...
is Longhorn gonna be the real name or CODENAME?.
(lol. hope its a codename and the real name like windows 2004)

Also i seen this windows longhorn on WinMX. but im to scared to download it. could be a virus. lol

Any news or rumors please feel free to post it here
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Postby craiger on Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:16 pm

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Postby sonyman on Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:43 pm

I have windows Longhorn. Its such an early beta that its not that different from XP. The sidebar can bereplicated through software, and the Plex visual style using StyleXP. Basically its XP with a few new bugs. :roll:

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Postby craiger on Fri Jan 10, 2003 11:15 am

I heard it was gong to have a 3D user interface.
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Postby dairyman on Fri Jan 10, 2003 8:13 pm

wierd.. I downloaded it off of winmx and installed it and it said it was windows xp.. not pro or home edition just XP..
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Postby dhc014 on Fri Jan 10, 2003 8:16 pm

dairyman wrote:wierd.. I downloaded it off of winmx and installed it and it said it was windows xp.. not pro or home edition just XP..


What a surprise! Maybe it was a fake... :roll:
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Postby dairyman on Fri Jan 10, 2003 8:45 pm

i don't think it was a fake because when i popped the cd in and you know the thing that pops up and says do you want to install and blah blah blah.. it said at the top

WINDOWS CODENAMED LONGHORN ALPHA 3683 BETA
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Postby dairyman on Fri Jan 10, 2003 9:18 pm

by the way. how do i take a picture of the screen so i can show u what it says
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Postby sonyman on Sat Jan 11, 2003 12:03 am

The builds aren't fake.

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Postby dhc014 on Sat Jan 11, 2003 1:30 am

Well, I was just saying that he may have downloaded a fake of Longhorn. I know that Longhorn is real, but you know how a$$holes like to put fake stuff out...
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