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Poll Results: Vista Like or Dislike

 
  • 15% (77)
    Dislike Vista
  • 78% (388)
    I like Vista
  • 6% (30)
    Not used Vista before
495 Total Votes  
post #161 of 264
So far, I'm having a hard time getting past this part of Windows.

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Did you know that in Windows, there is built in back-door entry so US government can see you data as and when they like? Yes the US NSA has the key build into every copy of Windows. In Linux there is no such thing possible as the operating system is open source and can easily be detected and disabled.
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Further reading can be found here.
A more un-biased reading can be found here.
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post #162 of 264
I call BS on that one. No way that would be legal.
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post #163 of 264
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Hundred Gunner View Post
But, vista is already stable, more so than XP
You wink, but I just had my first BSOD/lockup after 13 months of rigorous Vista usage, and it turned out to be an issue in Crysis that I needed a patch for.

I'm not saying everyone that has had issues with Vista is wrong, just that it is absolutely the most stable OS I've been on (including Mac OSes).
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post #164 of 264
Quote:
Originally Posted by GodofGrunts View Post
So far, I'm having a hard time getting past this part of Windows.

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Oh no.........the US government is going to look into my PC
Wise up man..............they don't care what you do on your little gaming PC.
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post #165 of 264
Quote:
Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
You wink, but I just had my first BSOD/lockup after 13 months of rigorous Vista usage, and it turned out to be an issue in Crysis that I needed a patch for.

I'm not saying everyone that has had issues with Vista is wrong, just that it is absolutely the most stable OS I've been on (including Mac OSes).
Did you possibly misunderstand me? It sounds like you think I said XP is less stable than vista. Read it again!

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Oh no.........the US government is going to look into my PC
Wise up man..............they don't care what you do on your little gaming PC.
You think that's the point?
post #166 of 264
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Hundred Gunner View Post
Did you possibly misunderstand me? It sounds like you think I said XP is less stable than vista. Read it again!



You think that's the point?
I'm being facetious. I really doubt that the US government is trying to access the PCs via Windows. It sounds like another half baked conspiracy theory to me.
I mean I'm sure they could gather data through much easier and less detectable methods if they wanted to....I mean the amount of funding that could be had for a hardware based solution........
Besides, we get all of yesterday's news in our market sector: the government sector is where the good stuff is
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post #167 of 264
I hope microsoft will release an ultra performance OS (For gamers/benchmakers...) with DX10 support
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post #168 of 264
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Hundred Gunner View Post
Did you possibly misunderstand me? It sounds like you think I said XP is less stable than vista. Read it again!



You think that's the point?
I'm with you all the way on this one Gunner!
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post #169 of 264
Love it !
post #170 of 264
can't live without the features!
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