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post #11 of 35
Yeah as I dont use Dreamscene it was kinda a ripoff
post #12 of 35
I only wanted Ultimate just for the sake of having it. It was only $200 OEM, big whoop. All the extra downloadable crap is a bonus. Whether or not MS decides to release more stuff won't keep me up at night kicking myself for going Ultimate.

But hey, someone's gotta piss on MS whenever they can I guess. This is just another example.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
I only wanted Ultimate just for the sake of having it. It was only $200 OEM, big whoop. All the extra downloadable crap is a bonus. Whether or not MS decides to release more stuff won't keep me up at night kicking myself for going Ultimate.

But hey, someone's gotta piss on MS whenever they can I guess. This is just another example.
^^^^^^
1. Set it and forget it.....Best.....Avie.....EVER
2. Its the principle. Microsoft goes so far as to tout the benefits of ultimate extras on the welcome splash screen on your first boot. They should at least make a half-hearted attempt to support it. I like the OS, but still, I am dissappointed by the lack of actual "extras"
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post #14 of 35
Dream scene is pretty cool.....when it doesn't crash on you and make you have to reboot....btw...the Windows updates were the cause of that epidemic.....
post #15 of 35
Yea, I wanted Ultimate 64 just cause I wanted too, and just in case something does come out for it that isn't released to the other versions.
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post #16 of 35
Vista blows.



But, I have it also. Where are my extras?!?!
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post #17 of 35
it's been 6 months, jesus
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post #18 of 35
Microsoft never does anything right, why start now? They "set it"(whatever their product is) and "forget it"(and dont update it).
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post #19 of 35
Microsoft built the computing world that we all live in today. Unfortunately for them that world has gotten tired of doing things Microsoft's way. Microsoft is in the process of losing it's business model.

The world is tired of shelling out more money every half a decade for the new thing from Redmond. They are tired of paying for something only to be told that they don't actually own it. The open source software movement will take the crown from MS, and I honestly think that it will be within the next ten years. I don't think that MS will be done away with, I think that it will simply be one of many OS's that all work will the same stuff. In fact the last real hurdle that the open source movement really has is DirectX. OpenGL will begin making larger inroads in the game development area, and once that happens we can begin looking forward to games becoming platform independent, and that's the day that Microsoft loses it's dominance.
post #20 of 35
Quote:
Originally Posted by {core2duo}werd View Post
i love the poker game that you can get with ultimate.
Ooooooooo la la! A river that takes up 50% of your cpu and only crashes your computer sometimes, and a poker game for only $200! I am so jealous of you Windows users.

And rep to you Jarhead.
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