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Poll Results: Which OS will you be using next year?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 35% of voters (42)
    Windows XP
  • 3% of voters (4)
    Vista Home Basic
  • 7% of voters (9)
    Vista Home Premium
  • 1% of voters (2)
    Vista Business Edition
  • 2% of voters (3)
    Vista Enterprise Edition
  • 27% of voters (33)
    Vista Ultimate
  • 17% of voters (21)
    Linux (any)
  • 5% of voters (6)
    Mac OSX
120 Total Votes  
post #11 of 46
Thread Starter 
Haha yeha. $7 AUD from my school . I think it is ENterprise Edition though .
post #12 of 46
I hope to stay in ubuntu and xp. I just dont like Vista it takes up way to much system resources and that bothers me to death. I use the win95 theme in xp!

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post #13 of 46
I'll probably just stick with XP Pro , maybe Vista if I can cough up the dough
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post #14 of 46
I'll be sticking with XP pro as well. Vista is neat and all but a real resource hog. So unless microshaft streamlines it a little I don't think I'll bother unless I absolutely have to.
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post #15 of 46
Mac OS X FTW!!! Well, that AND Vista.
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post #16 of 46
Vista home premium. Home basic lacks aero and everything else is too much money. I don't know why so many people want ultimate.
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post #17 of 46
I am loving Vista. So I will definetly be running this when it comes out.

Plus just think we can probaly buy an OEM copy for alot less then retail. So instead of paying $400 for ultimate, we might be paying $150 or so. Again I have no actual proof of that, just going off speculations as to the retail prices of XP home and pro vs. OEM copies of each
    
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post #18 of 46
Haha...I chose the non-windows ones. I might use os x only if I get a macbook, but linux is definitely in the forecast...
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post #19 of 46
So far I'm planning on Vista Home Platinum.

What's the difference between Home Platinum and Ultimate? I don't need any business features,etc.
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post #20 of 46
Linux.

If I want to game and use DX10, then I'll get Vista for like $20 from the university.

I think the poll should be public, I want to see what everyone else is choosing.
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