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Not a fan of the giant text, or ctrl+alt+delete to log in. I like how on W7, you can start typing your password right away. This seems like a step back.
    
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Yeah the ctrl+alt+delete seems strange to me as well. Actually I'd like to see you be able to input your log in info while windows loads, and then have it automatically proceed after the loading is finished.
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Well, that's it! I'm pre- ordering 14 copies right now, just based on that screenshot, because that's all the consideration I need when buying something as IMPORTANT as an operating system! Yup! /sarcasm



This (Windows 8) seems like it is based off the NT 6.x codebase, if other leaks along with this are to be taken seriously. Nice going Microsoft, you are going milk that bloated carcass that is NT6 for all it's worth.


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I just checked Windows 7's included backgrounds. The scary man is indeed in it but I found the background after it is even scarier!
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Seems like they are trying to merge the "Windows" experience.
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lol fake
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When did Tim Burton become Microsoft's creative director?
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Originally Posted by Shaman View Post
Well, that's it! I'm pre- ordering 14 copies right now, just based on that screenshot, because that's all the consideration I need when buying something as IMPORTANT as an operating system! Yup! /sarcasm
I guess you didn't realize the fact that this is just an information post about a leaked image, it's not marketing. Your sarcasm is completely pointless for that reason. No one said you should buy it because of this.
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When did Tim Burton become Microsoft's creative director?
Looks nothing like the gay emo puppets of Tim Burton.

Actually the maker is an artist, rednose studios.

People say the flying man resembles me in real life, I have used him as my profile picture on face book and plan to be him for halloween hah.
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As much as I like the Metro UI, I am wondering how this will fit in the business model? I am assuming they will, of course, keep the Windows Classic theme? That's important for my users since change to them is well...not fun lol.

As with WP7, the new UI is great, but I feel as if it's less business-y, if that's a word.
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