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"Certainly, this last year has been an unprecedented year for Vista and Office and the launch," Turner said. "And we are still committed to the desktop. There will be another release and launch of a Vista-type operating system. [And] there will be another release of Office."
Makes me miss the days when windows was a 4 floppy disk install.
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i miss my grandpas old pc that had a "turbo" button
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One DVD >> 14 Install Floppies
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Anotehr Vista-type operating system? Uhh..
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I must admit, that I am a MS fanboy of sorts. Used to be a MCSE and MCT, but I still like poking a bit of fun at them from time to time. When you have as many developers as they do, you can't expect there software to have a small footprint.
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i miss my grandpas old pc that had a "turbo" button
A turbo button?
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I actually just installed vista again today in anticipation of SP1

I hope it gets better, because sometimes using the OS is almost fun - but other times its just infuriating, like when I want to check something real quickly.
    
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post #8 of 18
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Originally Posted by Overclock View Post
A turbo button?
yeah, it made the computer jump from 222mhz to 333mhz i think

the original overclock!
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post #9 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by stanrc View Post
yeah, it made the computer jump from 222mhz to 333mhz i think

the original overclock!
If it only it was that easy these days!@
post #10 of 18
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Originally Posted by Knitelife View Post
Makes me miss the days when windows was a 4 floppy disk install.
even though it took just as long to install?
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