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Ok probably is not the right thread but I'm deciding to switch from windows 7 to windows 8, is it worth it? or should I stay with windows 7? I'm asking this because I supposed all of you have windows 8 tongue.gif
I use 7. Win 8 is meh.
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I use 7. Win 8 is meh.

And do you know by any chance where can i get a key fro windows 7?
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I have beta tested win 8 from start, and still run win 7 since win 8 public release.
Unless you want a fresh look no reason to switch.

You shouldn't have ant probs buying a key for win 7.
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I have beta tested win 8 from start, and still run win 7 since win 8 public release.
Unless you want a fresh look no reason to switch.

I was asking this because I'm building a new system and before I put everything I was deciding whether to switch or not? but i think im going to stay with windows 7 or give it a try to windows 8
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Ok probably is not the right thread but I'm deciding to switch from windows 7 to windows 8, is it worth it? or should I stay with windows 7? I'm asking this because I supposed all of you have windows 8 tongue.gif
i reccomend just buy an other HDD and have both win 7 is good for benches ( video cards helps with physics )
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I use 7. Win 8 is meh.

win 8 is awesome has a lot of under the hood improvements once you learn it it is great, not for everyone but i much prefer it to win 7
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i reccomend just buy an other HDD and have both win 7 is good for benches ( video cards helps with physics )
win 8 is awesome has a lot of under the hood improvements once you learn it it is great, not for everyone but i much prefer it to win 7

and by any chance do you know where can I get windows 7 keys? cause I try to look for keys in amazon and newegg but they only sell the cd
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i think microsoft still sell them at there store but other then that no sorry
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win 8 is awesome has a lot of under the hood improvements once you learn it it is great, not for everyone but i much prefer it to win 7
Not really when the new search via start sucks, the bootup time is longer, when the audio drivers give issue, and it does the same things 7 does. lol

I've used it for a while now, I reverted back to 7 because it is better for me. I saw no improvements in 8 over 7.
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mine starts alot faster ~ but you have more knowledge on that that is just what alot of programmers have told me that i know personally
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Same here as Sean said. Like I said, I was with win 8 until public release. After that I went back to my win 7-much faster boot times, less probs with drivers, and realy
nothing I seen in win 8 that gives any advantage over 7, plus now most everything unless completely new is optamised for win 7. Its not that I hate win 8
its just I think they took a wrong turn from win 7. New is always a good idea, but in this case they in my oppion did not think of how do we improve win 7 and satisfy
our customers, but instead someone said hey lets add touch screen and hey lets just change a good thing-lol.
    
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