> Also a side bar: the P3 shows a ton of Optional software updates @
> Microsft's Update site like .net framework 1 thru 3, root certificates, smart
> card crytographic, etc. Do I really need these. .net framework is optional,
> should I remove that on the P4? Do I run anything using .net Framework(you
> are probably saying -how would I know?)? Info seems to indicate that it's
> for developers. Is .net using RAM?
> Sorry if this is too many questions for one post!
> Regards snerdly
If you are using an RSS feed reader to automatically aggreate information
from the www..
..... then that requires .net.framework to run. At least, the
version of RSS that I use requires .net.framework to be installed.