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Vista isn't exactly SSD friendly either.....and they are the future....
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Originally Posted by MaxFTW View Post
Im still on vista, Compatibly owns compared to win 7 thats why i love it

I have no major probs so i really dont know why so many people cryed over this o/s
I think I was, personally, disappointed with Vista because of what it should have been. Now, I know companies make grand promises all the time and can't always put their money where their mouth is, but this is Microsoft. They have enough money to choke a city full of people and they couldn't deliver after their problematic deployment period? Guess there were some truly serious issues.

Vista as an OS was all right. Microsoft used the feedback people gave about Vista to make a better mouse trap (7), in my opinion.
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Well like i said, i don't take 7 seriously since Win8 is around the corner. THAT OS i will likely try and buy.

My ASUS G73 though will still stick with 7, but my main rig will run Vista.
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And.. you felt the need to tell us this.. why?

Windows Vista is a downgrade from 7, no other way any sane person would look at it.
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And.. you felt the need to tell us this.. why?

Windows Vista is a downgrade from 7, no other way any sane person would look at it.
Quoted for truth, Windows 7 is much more user friendly, with a smoother operation. It has it's bugs sure, but it is still 100x better than Vista

OP you sound like the guy who refused to purchase a cell phone back in the days because it was new fandangled technology and you couldn't be bothered to learn to use it.
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Between taskbar grouping, the annoying homegroup, and other things that i cant customize as easy as i did with Vista, i cant STAND 7 the way this is going. I'll wait for 8. Hopefully they do better.

Even Windows 95 needed like 3-4 iterations before XP came out.

Does anyone dislike Windows 7 like i do? Tell me why and wait with me for 8.

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1.You do realize you can change the taskbar grouping very easily.
2. exit the homegroup and it will never come back up.
3. What other things can't you customize? I change customize anything I want to make it look like vista but run like 7.
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Between taskbar grouping, the annoying homegroup, and other things that i cant customize as easy as i did with Vista, i cant STAND 7 the way this is going. I'll wait for 8. Hopefully they do better.

Even Windows 95 needed like 3-4 iterations before XP came out.

Does anyone dislike Windows 7 like i do? Tell me why and wait with me for 8.

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agreed. i like Vista better. and i like XP more. I'm using windows 7 at the moment and it pisses me off so much. such an unstable OS.
    
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agreed. i like Vista better. and i like XP more. I'm using windows 7 at the moment and it pisses me off so much. such an unstable OS.
Yeah, Windows 7 is ridiculously unstable.
Have been using it for well over a year, and have yet to have 1 single system crash; yet it's still Sooooo unusable.

I'm going back to Win 3.1x
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OP you sound like the guy who refused to purchase a cell phone back in the days because it was new fandangled technology and you couldn't be bothered to learn to use it.
Really? Come on. I was in Middle school when the cellphone came out; what sense would there be to have one?

No troll here guys, i'm just saying, i have tried to work with 7 for a while, and it just didn't fit right.
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Has anyone done the "god mode" with success on Win7 or Vista?
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