Chromecast no longer works on Vista

Discussion in 'Technical queries' started by Hamann Pineapple, 21 Apr 2017.

  1. Hamann Pineapple

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    Latest update won't run chromecast - any ideas for solutions or do I have to buy windows 10 ?
     
  2. aguero93:20

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    Didn't Vista go out of support a few weeks back?
     
  3. Hamann Pineapple

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    Yes it's seems so
     
  4. aguero93:20

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    In that case you should upgrade regardless, you're taking a huge risk letting an unsupported/unsecured operating system connect to the net. 7 should be cheap enough and goes to 2020 if you don't want to fork out the £120 for 10.
     
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    Windows Vista - more unloved than even Windows Millenium - how are you still on it????
     
  6. Hamann Pineapple

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    Where should I get Windows 7 from ? Download or disc, can it then be updated ?
     
  7. aguero93:20

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    Download, try checking Amazon. Last update officially came out in 2015, but support and patches will run to 2020, should run automatically once installed.
     

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