August 09, 2006

Simplifying the move

Would you like to move from Windows to Linux, but are afraid of losing your settings and files? Worry no more: Versora software has just released its Progression Desktop Windows to Linux tool. It can migrate the following items:

System settings: folder options, fonts, input devices, wallpaper, sounds

Application Settings: email, web browser, office productivity software, instant messaging

And here are the to/from OSs supported:

Windows 98
Windows ME
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP

Fedora Core
Novell Linux Desktop
Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 (SLED 10)
Red Hat Desktop and Enterprise Workstation
SimplyMEPIS 6.0
SUSE Professional
Turbolinux FUJI
Ubuntu and Kubuntu
Xandros Desktop OS 4

Nifty, huh? Check it out.

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I'm sticking with DOS. Does anyone have any extra 5 1/4" disks?

How's your nu-cu-lar job coming along?

Posted by: Woody at August 9, 2006 03:34 PM

I've passed a lot of written and practical tests that allow me unescorted access to nuclear power plants. I'm now, officially, Homer Simpson.

Posted by: physics geek at August 10, 2006 08:38 PM

Pioneering screenwriter Nigel Kneale, best known for the Quatermass TV serials and films, dies aged 84...

Posted by: Ezequiel Garrison at December 14, 2006 05:45 PM