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Poll Results: Will you buy Windows 8 ?

 
  • 22% (249)
    Yes and give reasons
  • 77% (872)
    No and give reasons
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post #311 of 653
No....it sucks thumb.gif
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post #312 of 653
Yes. I actually like the interface and I always like to have the newest software etc.
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post #313 of 653
I am gonna try and stay away from Windows 8 as i don't like the metro style and Windows 7 works wonderful enough as is I think that Windows 8 might be the new Vista from microsoft but that is just this man's opinion.
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post #314 of 653
I distrust Microsoft in every way and have no need for using Windows 8. I might go back to try Linux again after support for Win 7 expires in a few years or I might even get rid of the computer all together.
post #315 of 653
No. the idea of windows 8 is for a touch screen interface, why would i want that for my computer when im using a mouse? windows 7 is much more efficient and for a mouse-based system, it makes windows 8 useless, unless of course you have a tablet and will use its touch screen advantages
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post #317 of 653
No. Just a glorified 7. Needs a touchscreen for proper use.
   
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post #318 of 653
I will have Windows 8 because of storage places, takes the place of a separate file server for me, but will not be buying it. Will be getting it free from work. biggrin.gif
post #319 of 653
I will likely install server and desktop versions to familiarize myself, but continue to use 7 as my main.

I used the releases so far and haven't been overly impressed, but haven't given them a thorough look yet.
    
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post #320 of 653
Nope. I've tested it and it sucks so hard. Metro should only be a feature that can be enabled and disabled.

Windows 7 does everything I need and more. There's absolutely no reason to "upgrade".
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