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post #11 of 18
It took them over 4 years to release it, it better get perfect damn fast.
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post #12 of 18
Vista is only as good as your system.
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post #13 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Namrac View Post
You can turn off just about any security function you choose. UAC is annoying, but again, easily turned off. It's a very good OS that will only get better.
I wasn't talking about UAC.
http://www.schneier.com/blog/archive...n_windows.html

This is an interesting article as well.

I don't deny that Vista is decent for some tasks, or that it will get better. It will certainly get better, but aside from DX10 I see no reason to use it over XP or Linux.
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post #14 of 18
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Originally Posted by reberto View Post
I tried it, went back. Unless you have a DX10 card its pretty pointless to go to Vista right now IMO.
I agree if you dont have a DX10 GPU theres no point.I have DX10 but im still using xp because its faster.And there's no DX10 games out anyway.
 
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I tried vista for weeks, so I am not coming from no experience. It is not a great OS, its xp with some pretty features that in the long run are useless.
    
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ive had it a month and had to reactivate 3 times for upgrading my v-c,so now i have to call m-s to get new keys,thats bull-s#it,i didnt change mobo or hd or hdand ram at the same time,that why b-gates gets sued all the time,thats imo
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post #17 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Emmanuel View Post
Thanks, I'm sick of the Anti-Vista, Anti-Microsoft thing. It just takes a litlte while to understand how all the things work, but then, it's just great.
Agreed. I'm also sick of all the other anti stuff.
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post #18 of 18
Vista is a great OS, at least when you disable UAC. It takes some time getting used to but now I really love it, it's really so much better than XP
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