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Vista is not bad; I've been using now for over a year and have not had many issues. The issues I did have though were minor annoyances from when I first installed it and some programs didn't work. Now everything works great.
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Running Vista x64 SP1. No Problems, at times I think people want there to be problems with vista.
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post #53 of 92
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People just don't seem to understand that vista is here to stay.
Manyak is correct.

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Just because its here to stay that doesn't mean its worth upgrading to.

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Originally Posted by Villainstone View Post
Vista is a great OS right along with XP, they are both very user friendly, stable, secure enough, and well lets face it the price tag is the worst thing about either OS. I am just to blind to see why people are anti-vista, or anti any particular OS for that matter.
Yes it's fine but not worth upgrading too.
    
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by windows 7 will their be like a 128 bit lol? or atleast will 32 bit be obsolete?
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Whats Vista?
    
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post #56 of 92
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People just don't seem to understand that vista is here to stay.
So is NT 4.0.
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Whats Vista?
Climb to the top of a mountain... and look. That's a vista
    
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Climb to the top of a mountain... and look. That's a vista
Yeah that's vista - sitting on top of all the crap that has been piling up for ages.
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People just don't seem to understand that vista is here to stay.
People in colonial America didn't seem to understand that England was there to stay either...

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Vista is a great OS right along with XP, they are both very user friendly, stable, secure enough, and well lets face it the price tag is the worst thing about either OS. I am just to blind to see why people are anti-vista, or anti any particular OS for that matter.
There are definitely reasons to be anti-[insert choice OS]. Pick any OS and you can find reasons to hate it.

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@ Magic8ball: have you tried Vista (for more than a month that is, since the OS needs at least that time). Vist after SP1 is superior to XP in every aspect.
I disagree to an extent equal to the distance between the edges of the universe.

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I think the ME to Vista comment is the most childish and ignorant thing I've yet to see. No offense to you as I've seen it before, and everytime I do it burns me due to it's ignornace.
ignornace is spelled wrong. And many people (myself included) feel that Vista is the new ME. Although Vista didn't completely fail, it still is a huge failure.

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I don't know why but I feel the same way too Fossil.

Is it because it's number 7? Because our ancient relatives thought it was a bad number and now we think it's a lucky number...

Because previous release blows, so the next should be really good?

Because it seems that we are so far at the technological age now, since modern computing appeared, that having an operating system released in that time would be majestic?
Where did you get that from? My "ancient relatives" have always considered 7 to be a number of holy resemblance. 12 is also widely considered to be holy number. The human brain naturally tries to order things in 5s and 10s. This is why 7 and 12 (which subconsciously triggers a weird reaction) seem more important or majestic.

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Not so fast pal, you will need to buy Windows 7 before you can say you have skipped it. Until then your just intent on it, you might give in between now and then.
Not necessarily, I actually was going to go back to Windows (from Linux) until Vista came out (yes even SP1 couldn't bring me back) I saw it as a failure when it first came out, I see it as a failure now, and I will always see it as a failure. I only have one computer that has XP (read: Windows) on it. It's my laptop and I need it to have XP until I'm sure none of my courses require Windows only software. After college I plan on never using windows again.

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by windows 7 will their be like a 128 bit lol? or atleast will 32 bit be obsolete?
This is actually possible. 32bit does need to be phased out as 64bit compatable CPUs are almost in all newly built computers.

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Whats Vista?
I seem to like you more and more everyday.
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Originally Posted by rabidgnome229 View Post
Yeah that's vista - sitting on top of all the crap that has been piling up for ages.
Wow, truer words have never been spoken. Sigged.
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Vista is Windows ME jr.

Its a decent operating system (after SP1) but its still lacking compaired to XP

I don't know how it's been for everyone else, but I've been running Vista x64 for about 3 months now, and it has behaved nothing like ME did. Granted, it does take a moderately fast computer to handle Vista, but if you can run it well, you'll surely see the benefits.
    
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