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platform update - worth updating?


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vinifera

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for a ordinary user, what does Platform Update bring ?
I see its mostly tied to graphic components

do these tweak even more of OS responsivnes or this is only for gamers ?
If you want true Windows user experience
try Longhorn builds: 3718, 4029, 4066


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If you unsure you should wait for the final version of this update and install it when Windows Update offers it.
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You will get more info about the Platform Update for Win7 here

My Updates Lists for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 Update

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I know, but there is nothing written specific to why is it "good" to upgrade
it only mentions developers that use those graphic components sdk
If you want true Windows user experience
try Longhorn builds: 3718, 4029, 4066

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Are you are a Windows 7 DirectX developer who uses the June 2010 DirectX Software Development Kit (SDK)?
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seems not
If you want true Windows user experience
try Longhorn builds: 3718, 4029, 4066




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