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Default How to slim down Windows 7 - 05-23-2009, 02:46 PM

hey guys i just got my mini or vostro but i installed Win7

since i have to use MSN messenger full features.

any ways that is not the problem, the problem is that i would like to slim down windows 7 and remove all the unnecessary programs and features since all im gonna do with it is web surfing and msn chats does any body knows any ways to just slim down the system.

or can u just go and start deleting stuff and hope the system wont break.

thank you guys
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Default 05-23-2009, 03:10 PM

Congrats on your new machine. If you have a 4MB or larger USB stick you can use vLite, a program that will strip out unnecessary stuff.

There is a Windows 7 sub-forum here:
Windows 7 - MyDellMini

I'm moving this there.

Here are some links to get you started:
Install Win 7 via USB in 4 easy steps

A little summary of my Mini 9 / Windows 7 RC1 experience!

Studio 15 1558| Black Chainlink| i5-520M, |4GB RAM |500 GB HD@7200 |ATI HD 4570, 512K|Backlit|9 Cell|Web Cam|Windows 7 Professional x64
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