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Which is why I still use Win 7. lol

You and me, three. I'll use Win 7 until sometime in 2019.
     
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You and me, three. I'll use Win 7 until sometime in 2019.

Seriously, stop. I really really really don't care whether you like it or not. Thanks.
Use ClassicSheel + Registry hack for UAC, boom! a much, much better Win 7.
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Seriously, stop. I really really really don't care whether you like it or not. Thanks.
Use ClassicSheel + Registry hack for UAC, boom! a much, much better Win 7.

I just use it how it is and its a better win7 lol.

But on topic SSD arrived today will be installing tonight. Thanks in advance for the guide....Wish me luck.
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Seriously, stop. I really really really don't care whether you like it or not. Thanks.
Use ClassicSheel + Registry hack for UAC, boom! a much, much better Win 7.

Seriously, stop. I really, really don't care whether you don't like it or not. rolleyes.gif I've tried 8.0 and 8.1 and didn't like them (actually used 8.0 for almost a week when I forgot my notebook on a trip). It would take more than bringing back the Start Menu to get me interested. Win 7 is meeting my needs now so why change? When I was getting ready to replace my old XP machine a year ago last fall with the machine I finally built last February, I looked into 8.0 and didn't like what I saw so I committed myself to Win 7 and bought two retail copies of Ultimate and one retail copy of Home Premium. I already had a notebook with Win 7 on it. M$ had their chance with me and blew it. Same with M$ Office. I didn't like the direction it was going with 365 and 2013 so I upgraded from 2007 to 2010 while I could so I would have a useful office program through the end of Win 7.
     
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Seriously, stop. I really, really don't care whether you don't like it or not. rolleyes.gif I've tried 8.0 and 8.1 and didn't like them (actually used 8.0 for almost a week when I forgot my notebook on a trip). It would take more than bringing back the Start Menu to get me interested. Win 7 is meeting my needs now so why change? When I was getting ready to replace my old XP machine a year ago last fall with the machine I finally built last February, I looked into 8.0 and didn't like what I saw so I committed myself to Win 7 and bought two retail copies of Ultimate and one retail copy of Home Premium. I already had a notebook with Win 7 on it. M$ had their chance with me and blew it. Same with M$ Office. I didn't like the direction it was going with 365 and 2013 so I upgraded from 2007 to 2010 while I could so I would have a useful office program through the end of Win 7.
oh I'm sorry I have trouble reading.. what is the title of the thread? is it "let's all talk about how we hate Win 8! and we GOT to tell EVERYONE about our bad experiences and how we hate Microsoft!" again I'm sorry, I must have misread the title.
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Well I'm up and running but I noticed I have the ability to eject all my HDD and my SSD that is definitely new. Why is that?
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A warning to people. If you back up your OC settings via the bios make sure you don't change the sata settings. When I restored mine it put it back to IDE which worked fine loading windows. I noticed it though and switched it back to the one the guide reccommends and it broke everything and I had to re install haha.
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You and me, three. I'll use Win 7 until sometime in 2019.

Seriously, stop. I really really really don't care whether you like it or not. Thanks.
Use ClassicSheel + Registry hack for UAC, boom! a much, much better Win 7.

Nope, Windows search is dookie with Win 8. And classic shell doesnt fix that.

I like everything else tho. If the search was back to how it is in win 7 I'd be using Win 8....i had some other issues with it too that i forgot. I still use it once in a while via virtual machine tho.
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Well I'm up and running but I noticed I have the ability to eject all my HDD and my SSD that is definitely new. Why is that?
update your IRST driver and or disable hot swap in the SATA settings in the BIOS.
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Loved your Windows 7 guide and this looks great too!

Thanks man.
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