Linked by David Adams on Fri 2nd Mar 2012 15:55 UTC, submitted by sawboss
Windows By all early reports, Windows 8 is going to be a good operating system. Microsoft's hegemony may be crumbling in a mobile computing onslaught, but its core empire remains undimmed. However, whereas Windows 7 had three versions, Windows 8 will apparently be ballooning to 9 versions.
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RE: Windows 7 Versions
by AirForge on Fri 2nd Mar 2012 18:42 UTC in reply to "Windows 7 Versions"
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Windows 7 Starter
Windows 7 Home Basic
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Enterprise

Vista had 4 Versions
XP had 2

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RE[2]: Windows 7 Versions
by phoenix on Fri 2nd Mar 2012 19:26 in reply to "RE: Windows 7 Versions"
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XP had 3. There was a Starter Edition released for Netbooks.

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RE[3]: Windows 7 Versions
by adler187 on Fri 2nd Mar 2012 20:48 in reply to "RE[2]: Windows 7 Versions"
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You forgot a couple:

Windows XP Media Center Edition
Windows XP Tablet PC edition
Windows XP Professional x64
Windows XP 64 (for Itanium)

as well as the various K and N versions for the EU and Korea, without Windows Media Player and other software.

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