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Man...if one click is that much of an annoyance to you, I hope you dont have kids...or drive...or work with other people...surely all these things would drive you postal!

Have you ever stopped and thought about it the other way around? What if after kids, traffic, work, ect... the last thing he wants is another annoyance when he powers up his shiny laptop from wherever that came pre-loaded with this unwanted software feature? It is a perfectly legitimate and valid reason, whether you are affected or not.
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What a crappy name for a new OS. Even AMD could have come up with a better than that.
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What a crappy name for a new OS. Even AMD could have come up with a better than that.

Not sure if serious.

It's a code name, sport. rolleyes.gif
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Not a single post about Start Menu so far? biggrin.gif

I am disappointed!
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I actually *like* windows metro on my desktop!
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It's relevant.

I have windows 8, have for some time and have no idea how to use the thing. It makes no sense.

I'm seriously not trying to troll here...but the best way to learn to use the metro screen is to go back to Windows 7. See that start menu? Know how it functions? There you go, you've already got it. Yes, it functions EXACTLY the same. It's just full screen.
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You clearly miss the point, it isn't a single click, it's an annoyance every time you encounter the UI which might I add is a COMPLETELY USELESS addition in my desktop environment, I don't want it anywhere near my system. I don't wish to spend £80 to gain an extra annoyance, even if that means I don't get the increased performance of the w8 OS.

Nobody is forcing you to use it. That's the beauty of it. If you hate it that bad, stick with Windows 7. It appears you've already done that, and without some full time use of the OS you claim to hate, I really can only take your opinion on it for an extremely small grain of salt.
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Not a single post about Start Menu so far? biggrin.gif

I am disappointed!

You didn't actually read the thread, did you?
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You didn't actually read the thread, did you?
I did.
Nothing worthy of mention, including your post.
post #50 of 200
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Originally Posted by Juganot View Post

Get rid of metro (or at least add an option in to disable it) and it's a deal Microsoft. Also, those saying why complain about one click... that one click can get rather annoying especially when you consider there is no need for it and you can easily stick with your current OS that doesn't require the useless UI element.

This.
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