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post #11 of 21
Works fine for most of us, myself included. It's ok to not like it though. To each their own, but calling it a nonfunctioning, terrible excuse for an OS is strictly the opinion of you and a few others. It's new and needs polishing is the only thing bad I have to say about it. Otherwise I enjoy it.
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post #12 of 21
Once you install Start8, all your problems will go away. thumb.gif

Edit: Noticed that you already have Start8 installed. Sorry to hear that you are having so many problems with Windows 8. I've had Windows 8 installed on my laptop since the first day it was released and I haven't had any problems. I don't play games on it however.
Edited by NitrousX - 2/15/13 at 5:32pm
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post #13 of 21
Who uses start menu anyways? With windows 7 I have all the programs and games shortcuts in the desktop, and its a mess, lots of people even use stardock.
With windows 8 I can organize all my apps and games in the metro ui, I can remove apps that I don't use.

So yeah I really think that the start menu is useless,
post #14 of 21
its not start8...

roll back your sata controller driver to the stock MS one that was installed with windows8.

the AMD drivers are screwed up and have been, but they are ignoring the issue. anyone with win8 and a 990fx chipset cant use the chipset drivers from AMD.

oh, and win8 rox socks with start8 and setup default programs... much better than win7....
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post #15 of 21
Quote:
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why do people insist of having a start menu. is that so big of a deal?

Apparently it is to some people. Why was it such a big deal for Microsoft to remove it?
post #16 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by 47 Knucklehead View Post

Apparently it is to some people. Why was it such a big deal for Microsoft to remove it?

because they replaced it with something useful.
post #17 of 21
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Quote:
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Apparently it is to some people. Why was it such a big deal for Microsoft to remove it?

because they replaced it with something useful.
no they didn't
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post #18 of 21
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no they didn't
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no they didn't

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post #19 of 21
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So i decided to give windows 8 the benefit of the dought and even after trying the RTM. Bought start8 for the start menu back, loading all my games and backup, all was fine till about a week later i keep running into horrible random disc usage and flutters in games (Even on my HTPC DVR) Disc usage would randomly hit 80-100% while no apps or tasks running. Did i mention my Sapphire 7950 Freaks out to hell if i overclock while in windows 8? (doesn't happen in winxp vista, or win7)

I have about had it with Microsoft !
I really wish they would quit being morons and bring the simple but perfect experience found in win95 win98 and winxp!

If anyone else hates windows 8 as much as i do please rage below!

LOL. Most people hated those days and kids today are less willing to spend time navigating that way when they've grown up with Android and iOS. If you really wanted to show MS your frustration you would have not paid for Win8 and used another OS instead (IE Linux).
     
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post #20 of 21
Quote:
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no they didn't

so tell me what is so useful about the start menu? and do you honestly use it?
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