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Without a doubt, Mr. Ballmer is the worst CEO of a large publicly traded American company today. Not only has he singlehandedly steered Microsoft out of some of the fastest growing and most lucrative tech markets (mobile music, handsets and tablets) but in the process he has sacrificed the growth and profits of not only his company but “ecosystem” companies such as Dell, Hewlett Packard and even Nokia.
Before start the installation, just change the two keys in Registry. Its like you are faking the Windows 7 installation that you are using the same version which you are going to install. In my case, I had to change the key to ‘ Windows 7 Professional ’. Make sure you are typing the exact and correct OS version which is written on your installation DVD. (via [Guide] How to Downgrade Windows 7 Ultimate to Professional)
Make sure you have enough of space in ‘System Partition’ (usually C drive). Allocate enough of time since this will copy your personal data first, downgrade the OS and then copy back your data.
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Before start the installation, just change the two keys in Registry. Its like you are faking the Windows 7 installation that you are using the same version which you are going to install. In my case, I had to change the key to ‘ Windows 7 Professional ’. Make sure you are typing the exact and correct OS version which is written on your installation DVD. (via [Guide] How to Downgrade Windows 7 Ultimate to Professional)

Make sure you have enough of space in ‘System Partition’ (usually C drive). Allocate enough of time since this will copy your personal data first, downgrade the OS and then copy back your data.

More: org, w7f, mdl1, mdl2, mdl3

Nokia has filed claims in the U.S. and Germany saying that products from HTC, Research In Motion (RIM) and ViewSonic infringe a number of the company’s patents, it said on Wednesday.

..our wonderful intellectual property law system at work..

  • Nokia has filed actions against all three companies in Mannheim’s and Munich’s respective regional courts.
  • Nokia has also filed complaints against HTC before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), the Federal District Court of Delaware and the regional court in Düsseldorf. RIM will also have to dispatch its lawyers to Düsseldorf for a Nokia lawsuit filed there, while ViewSonic’s legal team have to defend the company against a suit in Delaware.
  • In total, 45 patents are included in one or more of the actions, according to Nokia. They are related to a variety of software and hardware features, including power management, multitasking, navigation, data encryption and the retrieval of email attachments on mobile phones, it said.
Meanwhile, Motorola obtained an injunction preventing distribution of Windows 7 and Xbox in Germany.

via /. (mot, /.)