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If your mail app is using 2gb of ram, something is broken. I never turn the app off and my pc has been on for well over a day and it's using 9mb ram. Also I don't use IM's on pc's other than steam so I haven't really tried that. I personally think their mail app is legendary. it looks slick and works damn well even with my 2 accounts on it.
If you ask me that is windows' biggest problem is that there isn't really a reason to upgrade. I think that's why they tried to make it so inexpensive.

+1

I actually saw that comment about the RAM usage and left my mail app open for a few hours and it never went about 80mb of usage for me.
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I do not use any Metro app personally besides Weather and News. thumb.gif
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So basically Windows 8 like Obamacare for PCs
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So basically Windows 8 like Obamacare for PCs
No politics please, but just for kicks, if that's true, then Windows 7 was Romneycare? smile.gif
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No politics please, but just for kicks, if that's true, then Windows 7 was Romneycare? smile.gif

Yeah, that would be it biggrin.gif (On security side that is)
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If your mail app is using 2gb of ram, something is broken. I never turn the app off and my pc has been on for well over a day and it's using 9mb ram. Also I don't use IM's on pc's other than steam so I haven't really tried that. I personally think their mail app is legendary. it looks slick and works damn well even with my 2 accounts on it.
If you ask me that is windows' biggest problem is that there isn't really a reason to upgrade. I think that's why they tried to make it so inexpensive.
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+1
I actually saw that comment about the RAM usage and left my mail app open for a few hours and it never went about 80mb of usage for me.
I figured that it wasn't an issue most people would have, but it happened to me every time I opened the mail app and left it open for longer than about an hour. My first impressions of the app itself were good, but then as soon as I opened up Windows Live Mail again it was a definite relief.

I'm not one who does not welcome change when it comes to technology but this is one change I won't be welcoming, at least not just yet.
post #67 of 91
Not gonna even pirate it for a try untill softwares get real update for Windows 8. Till then, I will stay on Windows 7.
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OCN had that issue about a year ago thumb.gif

lol i had no idea. Wonder how many of the no-av evangelists got infected.. redface.gif
 
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Yup, had to uninstall BitDefender to upgrade. Even after doing that, upgrade still failed. I'm not going to do a clean install of Windows 8 then install the 62+ apps I use daily/weekly and then reconfigure everything just the way I like. It's why I create backup images... not to mention Acronis Home True Image may not even work in Windows 8. Anywho, going off topic...

Acronis TrueImage 2013 works. Older versions did not.
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Acronis TrueImage 2013 works. Older versions did not.
+1 Rep. Thanks, that's good to know. More money out of my pocket to upgrade to 2013 from 2010 just for backing up Windows 8. frown.gif
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