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Poll Results: Will you buy Windows 8 ?

 
  • 22% (256)
    Yes and give reasons
  • 77% (889)
    No and give reasons
1145 Total Votes  
post #521 of 680
I had no idea so many people were so attached to their Start Menu...

IMO the updated Aero design in Win8 also looks a bit better than 7.
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post #522 of 680
Wait wait wait, 80% no and 19% yes? That doesnt add up to 100 lol.
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post #523 of 680
I will be. Well, I won't be buying it cause as a uni student I get it for free. But still, I have to go through a checkout system so technically I am buying it.
post #524 of 680
I'd likely get it from a student at my alma mater for about $10 for the upgrade and $30 for the full version. The university offers the software to students for a reduced price.
post #525 of 680
Quote:
Originally Posted by heinz357 View Post

No.
XP and 7 do everything I ask of them so far...

This right here thumb.gif
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post #526 of 680
I haven't seen anything on Win8 that would cause me to switch.
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post #527 of 680
I need to do a complete reformat due to my Windows 7 installation being corrupted due to a nasty virus, so I figure I might as well go to Windows 8. If I don't like it, I can just go back to Windows 7 since my computer needs a complete do-over anyways.
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post #528 of 680
I'll get used to it. Just like how I got used to Windows 7.
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post #529 of 680
No. It looks like an OS for a phone.
post #530 of 680
Windows 8 is just a refresh of Windows 7.. The only real new things from what I've seen is it's based around touch screens. The only nice thing I've seen is a customisable lock screen and to be able to have the time on there.

Windows 7 is the new Windows XP, they need to create an actual OS for x86.. Not based on tablets also and create one for tablets also..

That being said, I don't know how many people will buy it.. I don't plan on it, and if they stop selling Windows 7 I'll have to go to other methods to obtain it for myself and friends.

EDIT: Also fail lol, 19 + 80 isn't 100... rolleyes.gif
Edited by Matt-Matt - 8/1/12 at 3:57am
 
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