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*gasp* Shhhh, be careful what you say 'round these parts!

Which is why you must put on a flame suit first.

*puts on flame suit*

I like Windows 8.
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*gasp* Shhhh, be careful what you say 'round these parts!

Which is why you must put on a flame suit first.

*puts on flame suit*

I like Windows 8.
This.
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Originally Posted by Cantii View Post

*gasp* Shhhh, be careful what you say 'round these parts!

Which is why you must put on a flame suit first.

*puts on flame suit*

I like Windows 8.
This.

Windows 8 rocks, and we're the only ones who have to know.
    
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Windows 8 rocks, and we're the only ones who have to know.
I just tried Windows 8 on my laptop. Don't like it, not intuitive whatsoever and putting your cursor on the edges of the screen made no sense for me.
Definitely felt like I was using a tablet without touch screen capabilities. Open up Metro UI apps? ... going to take the whole screen? I'll admit, it's really eye candy and a smooth OS.
But I just feel like I needed a "back" button... pretty much, tablet OS on a desktop/laptop.

Going straight back to Windows 7 on my laptop. Was bored so I figured that I would give it a try and stop criticizing it when I never tried it.
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Its nice that Microsoft is charging so little, have prices for a new Windows OS ever been so low?
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This $40 upgrade is for any Windows 7 PC purchased before June 2, 2012. This price expired on January 31, 2013.
There is a $15 upgrade is for Windows 7 PC purchased between June 2 and January 31, 2013.
I knew it, Duckie is from the future.
 
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i dont care ,even if it was 35% better i still wont get it!why?too many thing can and will go wrong!w7 is enough and if they implement what they did in w8 then i ll move to another os altogether!
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I just tried Windows 8 on my laptop. Don't like it, not intuitive whatsoever and putting your cursor on the edges of the screen made no sense for me.
Definitely felt like I was using a tablet without touch screen capabilities. Open up Metro UI apps? ... going to take the whole screen? I'll admit, it's really eye candy and a smooth OS.
But I just feel like I needed a "back" button... pretty much, tablet OS on a desktop/laptop.
Going straight back to Windows 7 on my laptop. Was bored so I figured that I would give it a try and stop criticizing it when I never tried it.

Start8. Seriously, google it. I had the same problem, got that program, now Windows 8 is awesome.
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Stardock made Start8? I already loved Stardock before this... Awesomesauce
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I Liked it. Nvidia's Drivers on the other had SUCK.
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I don't know if this is normal, however as a member of Microsoft Dreamspark (previously known as MSDNAA) I've had Windows 8 Pro for some time now, why is that?
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