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I love Windows 8 and here is proof thumb.gif

EvE Online and Homeworld2 running fine tongue.gif (New and Old)

I still have to try HomeWorld1. That was a fun game.

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Originally Posted by -SE7EN- View Post

any body else having issues of the Windows file explorer just randomly restarting? (task bar and all explorer windows close, no error, and restart right back up, minus the explorer windows that were open) Just started happening today, very strange.

I have a problem on my main rig with Pro, my laptop running CP and another rig also running CP where Explorer (only the related instance) hangs when I'm using a flash drive. It's strange that such an annoying bug wasn't fixed long before RTM.
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post #642 of 1104
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Originally Posted by JKuhn View Post

I still have to try HomeWorld1. That was a fun game.
I have a problem on my main rig with Pro, my laptop running CP and another rig also running CP where Explorer (only the related instance) hangs when I'm using a flash drive. It's strange that such an annoying bug wasn't fixed long before RTM.
I have no problems with USB drives on my desktop.
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I haven't had any issues with explorer or USB drives. Only issue I have had is if I am not doing anything active on the desktop, something like reading a long post or article that doesn't require any interaction for long periods of time, the video drivers will crash/recover once in awhile. It doesn't do it all the time and it never happens if I'm gaming or actively moving around. And I have noticed right before it happens the primary cards core temp drops by about 10c. So I think it is my video cards going into too low of a power state for a second. But that would be AMD video driver issues not 8.
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I think I'm extremely lucky in that I've had no issues with windows 8 *knock on wood. In fact it's actually fixed an issue I used to have with windows 7 in that every time my screen turned off and then I "woke" it my PC would crash. Windows 8 somehow fixed that even though it was a known issue with my motherboard.

I'm thinking about Bsoding it on purpose just so I can see what the fuss is about the new bsod screen. I've got to say for an OS that's less than a month old this is pretty solid.
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I'm pretty impressed with Windows 8, been using it for two months now. At first I planned to use Start8 but eventually I started to really like the Modern UI.

Here's my start screen:

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I think I'm extremely lucky in that I've had no issues with windows 8 *knock on wood. In fact it's actually fixed an issue I used to have with windows 7 in that every time my screen turned off and then I "woke" it my PC would crash. Windows 8 somehow fixed that even though it was a known issue with my motherboard.
I'm thinking about Bsoding it on purpose just so I can see what the fuss is about the new bsod screen. I've got to say for an OS that's less than a month old this is pretty solid.

Are you using Display Port with the SA950... that would be the problem if Yes.
 
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post #647 of 1104
I'd like to join!
Running it as my main OS on both my sig rig and my work lappy.

Here's a screenshot from my laptop (I'm totally not slacking off at work, by the way *cough*):

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Thread control has been passed to Malcolm for reasons that cannot be disclosed with the general membership. Please don't discuss or gossip about why to avoid going off topic.

Thanks smile.gif
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Alright, thanks for the work you put into this thread so far, pjBSOD! smile.gif
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