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Enthusiast are a very small part Windows, they're most likely to try something before its released.

No no, I mean that the adoption rate was not nearly as good as Windows 7 was. I remember distinctly reading an article on here about that within the last week... headscratch.gif
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I'm loving Windows 8 on my desktop and my new Surface RT. biggrin.gif
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All issues I've raised in the past aside (more for awareness's sake than opinion), I really feel it's not really all that different. If you can stand using it, upgrade now while you still get a coupon.
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All I'm gunna say is that if I had a tablet, I'm sure I would love it. As far as pc goes, Im not convinced that I would like it. W7 is where I'll stay. =)
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post #85 of 116
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No no, I mean that the adoption rate was not nearly as good as Windows 7 was. I remember distinctly reading an article on here about that within the last week... headscratch.gif
That was early adoption, or W7 Preview vs. W8 Enterprise Evaluation.
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I was on CTA Chicago public BUS TODAY it felt good smile.gif
hopefuly when i upgrade to W8 it will feel same I was at work on time lol

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What is the best version i should get? I wanna get a full version 64bit. Does this mean i can reinstall it anytime on only one computer or another?

The upgrade is cheaper but it's OEM version?

I remember buying Win 7 upgrade to use as a clean install cuz you don't really need to buy the full version but or am i wrong the full version is needed?

Getting confused which versions to use. Plan on getting a new mobo so it has BIOS protection boot biggrin.gif
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How are people getting the $15 price with their self-built machines?

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Originally Posted by Darkpriest667 View Post

Read above. They're being deceitful I sure as hell won't buy anything from the marketplace from people that were willing to lie to microsoft to save 25 measly dollars.

Not everyone now. Me and the wife bought 2 new netbooks in August and she didn't want to upgrade, so I got both codes. Just used one of those. As far as the people who are lying about it though.... why? That's one of the most retarded things ever to lie about. What's $40 in the scheme of things?

Anyways, I love W8 myself. Works smooth, it's fast, I love the apps (perfectly usable on my 21" monitors IMO). $30 total well spent for me. Makes my netbook seem a lot faster too.
Edited by Snyderman34 - 10/31/12 at 11:50pm
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Not everyone now. Me and the wife bought 2 new netbooks in August and she didn't want to upgrade, so I got both codes. Just used one of those. As far as the people who are lying about it though.... why? That's one of the most retarded things ever to lie about. What's $40 in the scheme of things?
Anyways, I love W8 myself. Works smooth, it's fast, I love the apps (perfectly usable on my 21" monitors IMO). $30 total well spent for me. Makes my netbook seem a lot faster too.

As a poor college student, getting the upgrade for $15 instead of $40 was kind of a big deal. Just saying................rolleyes.gif
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post #90 of 116
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As a poor college student, getting the upgrade for $15 instead of $40 was kind of a big deal. Just saying................rolleyes.gif

Still not worth lying over. It's gonna be $40 later too. Anyone that wanted it shouldn't have a problem waiting a bit until they had the cash for it.
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