Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 11th May 2009 20:43 UTC
Windows SuperFetch is a technology in Windows Vista and onwards that is often misunderstood. I decided to delve into this technology to see what it is all about, and to dispel some of the myths surrounding this feature.
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vs XP?
by indiocolifa on Mon 11th May 2009 21:17 UTC
indiocolifa
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2006-06-20

I don't see the differences with the prefetching mechanism available in Windows XP. Maybe there are some optimizations, but the approach is the same. It's a marketing name for a retouched XP prefetcher, I think.

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RE: vs XP?
by Thom_Holwerda on Mon 11th May 2009 22:06 in reply to "vs XP?"
Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

I don't see the differences with the prefetching mechanism available in Windows XP. Maybe there are some optimizations, but the approach is the same. It's a marketing name for a retouched XP prefetcher, I think.


See here:

http://channel9.msdn.com/forums/Coffeehouse/112054-superfetch-vs-pr...

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