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post #11 of 98
Let us analyze the trend here with Microsoft OS's:

Windows 98: Good
Windows ME: Bad
Windows XP: Good
Windows Vista: Bad
Windows 7: Good
Windows 8: Bad?
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post #12 of 98
I don't think i care for this. Lets hope there isn't to much cloud or an always active net connection requirement.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Diabolical999 View Post
Let us analyze the trend here with Microsoft OS's:

Windows 98: Good
Windows ME: Bad
Windows XP: Good
Windows Vista: Bad
Windows 7: Good
Windows 8: Bad?
Windows ME was 98 basically and thats why it was bad M$ wanted more $ so they re branded shouldn't os'es last like 4 to 6 years basically the life of some of my rigs. New OS New Rig
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post #13 of 98
Quote:
Originally Posted by Diabolical999 View Post
Let us analyze the trend here with Microsoft OS's:

Windows 98: Good
Windows ME: Bad
Windows XP: Good
Windows Vista: Bad
Windows 7: Good
Windows 8: Bad?
You forgot 2000 and NT 4.0
    
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post #14 of 98
Way to early for a new windows. still enjoying windows 7. i have a feeling it will be like how windows xp was and last a really long time.
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post #15 of 98
Quote:
Originally Posted by Diabolical999 View Post
Let us analyze the trend here with Microsoft OS's:

Windows 98: Good
Windows ME: Bad
Windows XP: Good
Windows Vista: Bad
Windows 7: Good
Windows 8: Bad?
You're missing the trend.
Windows 98: Good ok after 2nd release very good
Windows ME: kinda bad
Windows XP: Started out good ruined by genuine advantage and then got really ruined by active X.
Windows Vista: Ok really bad
Windows 7: I ran it for an hour. If it's good it's only in comparison to windows vista and what eventually happened to XP.
Windows 8: This one will make you reinstall vista?
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post #16 of 98
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It's been about 2 years since Seven has been released, I don't exactly think we need W8 yet...
Windows releases typically folow a 2-3 year release cycle. XP -> vista was an exception.
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post #17 of 98
Windows 8 will be like "DAMN this one is like linux,mac and windows toghether".
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Here's hoping for the same customization features as Windows XP. Vista had barely anything that was mentionable and 7's customizing community is hanging by a thread with these lame OS X Purple Liger themes.
Not for me, I'll use classic theme until they pry the keyboard from my cold dead fingers
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post #19 of 98
Only reason I even have 7 is for DX11. If that wasn't an issue I'd still be on XP, be perfectly content and miss nothing. And since it's far too soon for DX12, I could careless about Windows 8.
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post #20 of 98
Quote:
Originally Posted by Diabolical999 View Post
Let us analyze the trend here with Microsoft OS's:

Windows 98: Good
Windows ME: Bad
Windows XP: Good
Windows Vista: Bad
Windows 7: Good
Windows 8: Bad?
It's like a much crappier version of Intel's Tick-Tock model.
    
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