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post #11 of 106
98 was ok.
ME I never had the displeasure of owning.
But I had a vista ultimate and it was bad (although I must say at least it didn't crashed every 30 mins like XP does. Much more stable.)
What annoyed me the most was the fact that Vista treats all users like if they are complete idiots, that don't know anything about computers and therefore mustn't be allowed to choose anything important or else they will screw it up. biggrin.gif
Made me feel like Microsoft owned my pc and was just letting me use it...
post #12 of 106
In my opinion vista start up is extremely slow and does not play nice with hardware, windows 7 has to be one of the best to date. Now windows 8 could be good but it could be Vista all over again.
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post #13 of 106
windows 3.0 LOL
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post #14 of 106
Quote:
Originally Posted by AllenR View Post
windows 3.0 LOL
3x is still more stable than any other windoz os out there


have it on my dos rig
love it
great looking non preductive gui
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 4/10/11 at 7:20pm
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Whats this windows you speak of? Dos 6.22 ftw!
To be fair my first pc ran windows 3.11 ontop of dos 6.22. Windows 98 was a dog till SE came out, thats where the phrase "blue screen of death" eventuated from.. Who can forget this gem!


However the biggest pile-o-stink belongs to ME, dear god what an abomination!
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I love my Vista install.. :s
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post #17 of 106
like everybody else said
ME was horrible
post #18 of 106
I grew up using either 98 or 2k so I cant hate on them, however I remember everybody hating on ME
post #19 of 106
No. Not even close. As a matter of fact, apart from driver issues (which XP also had when it was introduced), I think it was one of the best Operating Systems Microsoft made.

If you're looking for one of the candidates for worst MS OS, look no further than Windows ME.
    
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post #20 of 106
Quote:
Originally Posted by 3dfxvoodoo View Post
3x is still more stable than any other windoz os out there
have you even tried 7?

vista really isn't that bad. my brother still uses it on his laptop, and personally whenever i use his computer i cannot stand how much i need to wait. even the laptop in my sig is faster than his (running 7 Home Premium x64)

of course a lot of the speed from that laptop is from the WD black 2.5 inch drive i installed a week ago. (upgraded from 5000rpm toshiba drive)
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