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Originally Posted by blupupher View Post
Disable grouping, turn off homegroup, and pretty much everything else can be customized also.

I do agree that Windows 7 is not all some make it out to be. If not for MSDN AA, I would only have 1 Windows 7 computer, the rest would still be on Vista (My main HTPC would be Windows 7, WMC in Windows 7 is much better than Vista).
This. All your problems are easily fixable.

I prefer 7 over Vista.
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Geez, I never even used Vista for an extended amount of time. I tried to use it 3 different times, couldn't stay on it. Always went back to XP. I went from XP to 7 and never looked back!
 
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Originally Posted by antipesto93 View Post
windows 7 should run better than vista on older machines
not true at all. i had an eMachines pc, that i installed 7 onto over vista, and it worsened.

VIVA LA VISTA!
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You're uninstalling Windows 7 because it isn't Windows Vista? It goes without saying that with each new OS, things are different. Just man up and get used to its minor layout changes. It's faster anyway.
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not true at all. i had an eMachines pc, that i installed 7 onto over vista, and it worsened.

VIVA LA VISTA!
Considering Vista uses more resources, it should.
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Considering Vista uses more resources, it should.
Don't you mean it shouldn't!
 
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There's no way Vista runs faster than 7! Do a clean install of 7, and nothing is faster!
 
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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.

So please explain your problems with 7 and we can fix them for you to look more like vista.

AND Why do you say Windows 8 is just around the corner? I've never even heard of any concrete evidence out, or a release date, etc.
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Windows 8 is not around the corner, given that I am involved, I should know

Windows 8 does have a lot of awesome new features and experiences!

Please list your issues with Windows 7 and I will happily help you fix them-- if not, enjoy Vista! It is all about what you enjoy
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It's more an Aesthetic thing for me at this point....hell a Desert Eagle makes a bigger hole than a beretta, but some people like handguns that you can carry...in your hand.

This is kind of how i feel with Vista vs. 7. I know that its fast. Faster than ****e. I've been using it since the release candidate. But for 7, i had to do many tweaks just to make it feel right. Vista, not so much. It wasn't such a drastic change from XP, especially when it came to file and system management. For what i wanted to do, Vista is quite sufficient, and while it may have many patches when i re-install it, the aesthetic value that i lost when i installed 7 will be well worth it...to ME. I really don't care about people who say they don't like vista.

I asked who else doesn't like 7? And those people happened to answer. I just wanted to see everyones take because i knew i wasnt alone.
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