Now you will need to enter a name for your computer. This name is used for
network connections between your computer and others.
Now you are on to the 'help protect Windows
automatically screen'. For the time being, choose the first option 'use
recommended settings' though this is not ideal, since it will download updates
(and occasionally restart you computer) automatically. The only options here are
auto updates or no updates at all, so take the lesser of two evils and then see
in PCSTATS's extensive 31-page long Vista performance Guide for a better setting once
Vista is installed.
Set the date and time, then click 'next' and choose how you plan to use your