New Installation

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Tue Sep 5 16:30:14 UTC 2017

On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 8:17 AM, John Chapman <johnchapman475 at>

> Hi,
> I have a well used laptop that had Windows Vista on when I bought it. As
> you know Windows no longer supports Vista and I don't see the point in
> upgrading at great expense.
> Is it possible to just uninstall Windows and download FreeBSD. My only
> real needs for Window was the Office function and I believe all that is
> covered by Free BSD,isn't it?
> If installation is that easy, can you send a link I can download. I am
> based in the UK

Your best experience may be to use trueos, but you should verify hardware
compatibility first.  Specifically your wifi and video card should be


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