"Windows Vista Home Basic is the edition of Windows for basic home computing needs. If you only want to use your PC for tasks like browsing the Internet, using e-mail, or viewing photos, then Windows Vista Home Basic may be the right edition for you. While it won't provide as many benefits as Windows Vista Home Premium, it will help you use your PC more easily and more safely than you could with Windows XP. Windows Vista SP1 is an update to Windows Vista that addresses feedback from customers. In addition to previously released updates, SP1 will contain changes focused on addressing specific reliability and performance issues, supporting new types of hardware, and adding support for several emerging standards. SP1 also addresses some management, deployment, and support challenges."
- Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
- Manufacturer Part Number 66G-02690
- Manufacturer Website Address www.microsoft.com
- Brand Name Microsoft
- Product Name Windows Vista Home Basic
- Marketing Information
- Windows Vista Home Basic is the edition of Windows for just the essential home computing needs, such as using e-mail, browsing the Internet, or viewing photos. While it lacks many of the features of Home Premium, it is easier and safer than Windows XP.
- Package Type Retail
- Distribution Media/Method DVD-ROM
- Product Type Operating System
- Product Information
- Software Sub Type Client
- Software Name Windows Vista Home Basic
Easily find everything on your PC and the Internet:
- Instantly find information on your computer-including documents, e-mails, photos, and even music files-with Instant Search, which is integrated throughout Windows Vista.
Stay up to date:
- See the information you care about instantly with Windows Sidebar and gadgets, which bring real-time information, like weather and news, directly to your desktop.
Relive a lifetime of memories:
- With Windows Photo Gallery, it's easier to download photos from your digital camera and then organize, edit, view, and share them with family and friends.
- Windows Defender helps automatically safeguard your PC against pop-ups, slow performance, and security threats caused by spyware and other unwanted software.
Defend your kids:
- With Parental Controls, you can manage the rules for your children's computer use. You can set time limits and manage their access to the web and to PC games.
- Language Supported English
- Platform Supported PC
- License Information
- License Type Upgrade Package
- License Pricing Standard
- License Quantity 1 PC