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Most cheapest netbooks have Starter edition of Windows 7 which had 3-application limit. Is the limit still there after Windows 7 is on the market for a few months. I couldn't find anything about the limit on the Microsoft site and this is something that really bothers me because it's likely that I will need more then three apps running simultanously.

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If you need more than 3 apps running at once, you shouldn't be going for win7 starter. – Phoshi Feb 14 '10 at 19:11
If you need more than 3 apps running at once, you shouldn't be going for a netbook. :) – Molly7244 Feb 14 '10 at 19:19
Yeah I know, I just need something ultra-portable. Already got 2 full-size laptops and a PC. But I know that sooner or later I'd need to run forth app and it would be a problem. But fortunatelly the limit is removed. – RaYell Feb 14 '10 at 19:24
Cmon folks this isn't an iPad, of course a Netbook user would like to run more than 3 apps at a time, even if it is still starter edition of windows. – Urda Feb 14 '10 at 19:32
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No, it's not here any more. They removed it.

For example, read ArsTechnica or others.

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