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And the fashionable MS bashing continues for no other reason than bashing them for the sake of bashing.

I have had nothing but problems with Ubuntu and Mint lately. I dare not update them in case a patch destroys the OS, which happens quite often. It's irritating and I get fed up with it but I do like Mint.
I LOVE Windows 7. Brilliant OS. As far as Ubuntu goes, I'd only ever use it for a server.

I'm still taking a pass on Windows 8.
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You are all so mad

It's hilarious
    
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Good luck getting people off of 7, Microsoft. You only created another Vista.
i liked vista.
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Ugly as hell. Wait till Windows 9 or when the Metro crap wears off.
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I dont want this.
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They present statistics showing how useful the UI in Windows 7 was to desktop/laptop users, and they use those same statistics to justify pulling the rug out from under a useful and evolved user interface to replace it with something that doesn't work well with current input methods and is actually more difficult to use for everyone.... go Microsoft.
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post #77 of 92
Why do they keep putting huge buttons in the middle of the screen? Sorry, but i don't have a touch screen and i don't intend on getting one.
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Good luck getting people off of 7, Microsoft. You only created another Vista.
Yep, from what I've seen so far, I won't be upgrading to Win8 when it releases.
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post #79 of 92
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Good luck getting people off of 7, Microsoft. You only created another Vista.
It will have a new file system to replace the aging NTFS, and it's task manager is so much better now. That's just naming a few of the benefits.
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post #80 of 92
Metro UI sucks. and hate that start menu.
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