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I just don't know how you guys can like that metro Ui. To me it looks like one big Cluster F*(&*(& and that some 8 year old programmed on his hook on phonics pad...
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I just don't know how you guys can like that metro Ui. To me it looks like one big Cluster F*(&*(& and that some 8 year old programmed on his hook on phonics pad...

I love metro but I don't use any windows apps except mail and ie and calendar. the rest is filled up with my programmes icons so its my start menu. One press of the windows button and one click to my needs. Great interface. I immediately unpin all the rubbish
post #303 of 1104
I cannot stand metro. Call me old fashioned, call me a stick in the mud, but I tried metro and almost ragequit until I found classicshell.


I feel like an 85 year old sitting on his rocking chair on the porch yelling at the neighborhood kids to stop the skateboarding and rap music.
    
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I'm purchased and am downloading Windows 8 as I type this.. Be installing it shortly. smile.gif I played around with the trial/preview and really like it. The Metro UI took some getting to used to, but it does kinda grow on you I guess, after a while. I still prefer the classic Windows UI, but Metro isn't as bad as I was making myself seem it was.. I do like how "snappy" and responsive Win 8 is. We'll see how it flows after I get it installed..

Wish me luck! lol..
post #305 of 1104
OK got W8 installed and using Start8 Now its just like W7 much much better. No Metro UI for me. Also do you guys install the Intel Inf drivers or AHCI driver from intel or just use the default ones?
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anyone notice high dpc latency on w8 redface.gif
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anyone notice high dpc latency on w8 redface.gif

Just noticed some issues with my USB sound card. But I am running a VM, so I figured it would be because of that.

I hit near 4000 once. Not pictured though. Won't be able to check on a non-VM install for a bit.



Quick check on Google indicates others are having the same issues. Setting the search to within 1 week show some people are having issues with the retail version too.

https://www.google.com/search?source=ig&rlz=&q=Windows+8+high+DPC&qscrl=1
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anyone notice high dpc latency on w8 redface.gif

Just noticed some issues with my USB sound card. But I am running a VM, so I figured it would be because of that.

I hit near 4000 once. Not pictured though. Won't be able to check on a non-VM install for a bit.


on W7 it was around 30-250 redface.gif
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on W7 it was around 30-250 redface.gif

Yeah, if I check my Windows 7 install, it's lower. Never had an issue with my Windows 7 install. That's why I'm running things on a VM right now. See if I feel like doing a full install now, if I'll wait until some bugs are fixed.

Very glad there are Beta drivers for my sound card.
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i think its a software bug or something because i haven't feel any difference on sound quality (or delay)
between w7 and w8 rolleyes.gif
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