Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Software News › [TS] Upgrading from Windows 1.0 to Windows 7
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[TS] Upgrading from Windows 1.0 to Windows 7 - Page 8

post #71 of 79
great vid
Project Carbon
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930 D0 4.2 @ 1.29 X58A-UD7/Full cover block [SLI] 480's 900/1800/2000 @1138mV OCZ 6g 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
128G SSD + F3 1Tb LG BluRay Windows 7 Pro x64 Acer 24inch Led 16:9 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Razer Lycosa MIR ED Enermax 85+ 1250w TJ07- CARBON FIBRE EDITION Razer Mamba 
  hide details  
Reply
Project Carbon
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930 D0 4.2 @ 1.29 X58A-UD7/Full cover block [SLI] 480's 900/1800/2000 @1138mV OCZ 6g 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
128G SSD + F3 1Tb LG BluRay Windows 7 Pro x64 Acer 24inch Led 16:9 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Razer Lycosa MIR ED Enermax 85+ 1250w TJ07- CARBON FIBRE EDITION Razer Mamba 
  hide details  
Reply
post #72 of 79
My first Windows experience was with DOS. I remember playing Monopoly, Jill of the Jungle, and Family Feud! It was a pain to use because I had no mouse!

Anyone remember playing JOTJ? I must've beaten it 100x... I can't believe it was made by Epic games back in 1990.

This was around 1994-95 but I was primarily a console gamer with Gensis, Sega Saturn and PS1.
Po' Pimpin'
(11 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
i5 2500k @ stock Biostar TZ68K+ [A3] 4GB  Sandforce 1222 64GB SSD 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
LG 22x DVD-+RW  Stock Windows 7 x64 Acer S211HL 1080p 
PowerCaseMouse
600w Diablotek Linkworld Electronic Inland 
  hide details  
Reply
Po' Pimpin'
(11 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
i5 2500k @ stock Biostar TZ68K+ [A3] 4GB  Sandforce 1222 64GB SSD 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
LG 22x DVD-+RW  Stock Windows 7 x64 Acer S211HL 1080p 
PowerCaseMouse
600w Diablotek Linkworld Electronic Inland 
  hide details  
Reply
post #73 of 79
Quote:
Originally Posted by jjsoviet View Post
Yes lol. I remember transitioning from Windows 95 to Windows XP as a kid way back, already got the hang of the new UI after an hour's worth of tinkering in the computer lab.
I remember transitioning from monochrome display to a color display. Or having a hard drive for the first time. Or having a mouse for the first time.

You guys make me feel old, and I'm still in my twenties.

Quote:
Originally Posted by BizzareRide View Post
My first Windows experience was with DOS. I remember playing Monopoly, Jill of the Jungle, and Family Feud! It was a pain to use because I had no mouse!

Anyone remember playing JOTJ? I must've beaten it 100x... I can't believe it was made by Epic games back in 1990.

This was around 1994-95 but I was primarily a console gamer with Gensis, Sega Saturn and PS1.
Yes! And Commander Keen, and Duke Nukem, and Wolfenstein. So many epic games....pun intended (yes I know those aren't made by epic).
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
Reply
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
Reply
post #74 of 79
I saw this like 2 and half weeks ago on reddit and they don't address compatibility issues just that doom runs and there is way more to it than that.
Core 2 Haf
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
C2Q Q9550 ASUS P5E3 Deluxe Wifi-AP GTX 480 Kingston HyperX DDR3 KHX1600C9D3K2/8G 
RAMHard DriveCoolingOS
PNY 1333 55gb, 320Gb, 500GB, 1TB Hyper 212 EVO Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
OSOSPowerCase
Lubuntu 13.04 x64 OS X 10.8.5 TX750 Haf 912 
  hide details  
Reply
Core 2 Haf
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
C2Q Q9550 ASUS P5E3 Deluxe Wifi-AP GTX 480 Kingston HyperX DDR3 KHX1600C9D3K2/8G 
RAMHard DriveCoolingOS
PNY 1333 55gb, 320Gb, 500GB, 1TB Hyper 212 EVO Win 7 Ultimate 64bit 
OSOSPowerCase
Lubuntu 13.04 x64 OS X 10.8.5 TX750 Haf 912 
  hide details  
Reply
post #75 of 79
That was amazing. I was only competent to use Windows 95 when I first started. GJ MS... But I think it really is time to start over on a new slate, as 23 years is one hell of a long time.
Dev0
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II x6 1090T @ 3.8 GHz ASUS M4A78-E 790GX PowerColor HD Radeon 7850 2 GB 2x4 GB DDR2 800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M500 240 GB SSD Samsung Super WriteMaster DVD Burner 20x Windows 10 Pro x64 ASUS VH226H 21.5" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech PC Power & Cooling 500W Antec Three Hundred Modded Microsoft 3-Button Mouse 
Mouse Pad
Cheap Soft Mousepad 
  hide details  
Reply
Dev0
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II x6 1090T @ 3.8 GHz ASUS M4A78-E 790GX PowerColor HD Radeon 7850 2 GB 2x4 GB DDR2 800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M500 240 GB SSD Samsung Super WriteMaster DVD Burner 20x Windows 10 Pro x64 ASUS VH226H 21.5" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech PC Power & Cooling 500W Antec Three Hundred Modded Microsoft 3-Button Mouse 
Mouse Pad
Cheap Soft Mousepad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #76 of 79
Even Windows 1.0 is better than Mac.

(not really, but I thought it'd be funny to say (: )
post #77 of 79
You guys remember Microsoft Bob?

It was so awesome when I was little.
post #78 of 79
wow interesting to see all the versions again. I literally had to lol at his username.

My first os was dos on an old 386 tandy. Oh yeah those were the days. I remember when 3.1 came out. It wasn't even that much of an operating system. More of a graphical interface program for dos. Very raw but a big step towards the modern computer system. 95 was really the first truly os I think for windows I think.

ME was such a disgrace I don't blame him for not including it. He probably tried and all compatibility ended when he installed it then the computer locked up and died.
step up
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4820k EVGA Classified x79 EVGA gtx 980ti SC  EVGA gtx 980ti Classified 
RAMHard DriveCoolingOS
GSkill ripjaws 32 gb samsung 840  custom phase chiller win 10 pro 
MonitorKeyboardCaseMouse
4 of them 3 in surround +1 zboard hawaiian punch rack logitech g502 proteus 
  hide details  
Reply
step up
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4820k EVGA Classified x79 EVGA gtx 980ti SC  EVGA gtx 980ti Classified 
RAMHard DriveCoolingOS
GSkill ripjaws 32 gb samsung 840  custom phase chiller win 10 pro 
MonitorKeyboardCaseMouse
4 of them 3 in surround +1 zboard hawaiian punch rack logitech g502 proteus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #79 of 79
Of all the OSs Microsoft have released, I still think Win2K Pro is BY FAR the best. It is still the least limited/bloated and the most stable OS (I STILL GET UPDATES FOR IT! LOL) and also had the best compatibility. I still got my Win2000 system for work stuff, it's a PIII 600Mhz with 128MB RAM and a 8GB HDD and it lets me concentrate on doing work more than any current PCs, since it can't run anything besides a browser and some work programs, heheh. Win98 was unstable, ME was completely broken, WinXP was a joke from day 1, just a re-skinned Windows 2000 for noobs, that saw M$ start the new era of charging people extra for every feature possible...and Vista: Microsoft's number 1 failure of all time. Windows 7 ain't much better, just a patched Vista SP3. I wonder how limited their future operating systems will be. I can imagine it now: Windows 2025 UberN00b Edition: have to pay extra if you want to do anything more than use an office program and the internet browser; have to upgrade to 1337 Edition to configure your IP address, and to SuperUltimatum Edition for running any DirectX games.

Wish I still had my Win2k install disc though
Edited by Am* - 3/15/11 at 7:37pm
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Celeron G530 Haven't decided yet. GTX 460 768MB 4GB Ripjaws 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Samsung F3 1TB (SSD coming later) XP/Windows 7 Same old... Yet to decide. 
Case
Fractal Design Define R3 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Celeron G530 Haven't decided yet. GTX 460 768MB 4GB Ripjaws 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Samsung F3 1TB (SSD coming later) XP/Windows 7 Same old... Yet to decide. 
Case
Fractal Design Define R3 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Software News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Software News › [TS] Upgrading from Windows 1.0 to Windows 7