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I for one love Windows 8, because I feel that it really brings the OCN community together rolleyes.gif
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post #92 of 142
Improving the way you can tile multiple apps on screen without messing up with each minimize / re-size of a window is the best thing i've seen so far for 8.1
I am still with Win 7, but such a feature makes great sense for upgrading to for people that multitask over multiple high-rez monitors.
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post #93 of 142
Can't wait to give this a download! Win8 was already really good and this will make it even better. Really looking forward to the metro customization. Looking less forward to the return of the start button...
post #94 of 142
The search functionality is awesome. I like where they are going with that.

Now put that functionality in something other than an intrusive virtual machine that only works with Microsoft software.

How about a compromise? Enable a keyboard shortcut to open only the search function via an overlay on the desktop. Then allow us to expand that via sliding folders if we need to. Call it something catchy like a start menu.

Hire me.
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post #95 of 142
These changes are awesome, the search feature looks incredible!

...But I don't get it... we can run 3 or 4 apps side-by-side, but they refuse to give us the option to run them in a window... frown.gif
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post #96 of 142
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Originally Posted by SectorNine50 View Post

These changes are awesome, the search feature looks incredible!

...But I don't get it... we can run 3 or 4 apps side-by-side, but they refuse to give us the option to run them in a window... frown.gif

They probably want to make a clear distinction between mobile apps and desktop programs.
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Will be sticking with w8 since all 8.1 does is bring updates for that silly metro page. Why update something I never use, lol.
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Will be sticking with w8 since all 8.1 does is bring updates for that silly metro page. Why update something I never use, lol.

Because that is what people complain about, and one of the key complaints about the Start Screen (besides its existence, which are ignored) is its loss of certain types of functionality over the Start Menu.
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Will be sticking with w8 since all 8.1 does is bring updates for that silly metro page. Why update something I never use, lol.

cuz its free
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