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Originally Posted by StayFrosty View Post

Why do a lot of people hate Windows 8?

Because people love jumping on bandwagons. rolleyes.gif

Oh look everyone hates it I might as well go hate it as well to fit in! rolleyes.gif

Right, there are absolutely no reasonable criticisms of Windows 8 at all. rolleyes.gif
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I hate it for obvious reasons.

My less computer suave friends that bought PC's hate it too, and not because of my reasons. But because I refuse to help them with their PC issue's as long as their running it on their systems. I have literally came very, very close to nearly punching one of their expensive monitors from rage with it's terrible design flaws. At that point, I made the decision to just not deal with it anymore. Ever. Under any circumstances.

And now I keep hearing rumors that MS is possibly going to kill the desktop mode all together in future OS's. If this is true... I may very well be done with Microsoft operating systems when Windows 7 support drops.

I hear you they dont even make it easy to remove it and install windows 7 on hp its a pain you gota get into the adv setup to disable secure boot to just be allowed to install a differt os.
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I thought it was alright on a tablet/laptop with a touchscreen but i thought it was filthy to use on a normal Desktop computer.
It was just more annoying to use that Windows 7. and you don't get much of an improvement for anything. rolleyes.gif
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..Just make a toolbar on your taskbar. photo test.jpg
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3 Days into Windows 8 the only thing I dislike is that the "Detail Pane" in /File Explorer now shows up on the right side of the screen instead of the bottom(for Windows 7 Explorer).
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I hate windows 8 i will admit it lol and i even tried to like it just not gonna happen removed it from my moms laptop cause she hated it and a client bought a new pc and wanted windows 8 gone also. Its very buggy to on alot of software and with them giving you less control makes it hard to fix things sometimes.

I don't know what you are talking about. I feel like i have a lot of control on Win 8
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Did anyone notice the percentages don't add up?
W8 (36+14+9+11+29 = 99%)
W7 (47+20+10+7+17 = 101%)

Did 1% decide to go back to Windows 7? biggrin.gif
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I don't know what you are talking about. I feel like i have a lot of control on Win 8

Statements like this are mind boggling to me. But at least your not tearing your hair out like I did over it.

Congrats... I guess.
 
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I really really enjoy Windows 8. Everything about it.. its just a nice new experience. Everything worked right upon install.. it found alll my drivers automatically without any hassle. That made me so happy. I didnt even have one bluescreen occur and I used it for about a month and a half. Heres the thing that bothers me GREATLY and not a lot of people notice it ( I do since I use rainmeter and other UI apps.) The text AA is monochromatic.. Everything is based off of a grayscale, and some fonts just look HORRIBLE in Windows 8. I dont know if anyone else notices that or if its just me.. but that made me stop using it. I hope they fix this problem, because if they do.. then i'll gladly switch back over. For now.. Windows 7 will have to do smile.gif
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I am running it on 2 of my systems and its fine I mean i do miss some of the stuff form windows 7 but i can always run a viral box
 
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