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Old 01-30-04, 08:47 AM   #1
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Talking MS have a sense of humour (win2k3 64)

I got delivery of 2k3 64bit Extended Edition today....

Happened to type in 'winver' and to my amazment saw this....

No i didnt do that myself, its actually MS's doing seems they have a sense of humour either that or the graphics dept needs a kick lol.
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Old 01-31-04, 05:04 PM   #2
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lol, never seen this before. Either no one else noticed or just diddn't care. Oh well, at least we know they made it in their own program.
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Old 01-31-04, 09:43 PM   #3
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Sense of humor or disdain for properly supporting AMD's x86-64? I bet if Intel had pioneered x86-64 we would see something more official and more polished by now.
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Old 02-01-04, 12:02 AM   #4
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thats awesome

/me knows now he can work @ m$'s graphics design center
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Old 02-01-04, 11:52 AM   #5
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maybe M$ is outsourcing to preschools : D
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Sign me up for the M$ design staff. If I can use paint I am in.
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