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Poll expired: Apr 16, 2011  
  • 5% (12)
    Windows XP
  • 91% (213)
    Windows 7
  • 3% (9)
    Others... (ie, vista)
234 Total Votes  
post #81 of 133
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Originally Posted by -Allen- View Post
For me, its XP. Seeing how Windows 7 cuts my Crysis fps by about 30%, even while running in dx9 mode and having gamebooster on, there is absolutely no point for me to even have dx11. (if this is abnormal then someone tell me.)

Also, to quote Sheldon from the Big Bang Theory, "Windows 7 is more user friendly than Windows Vista. I don't like that."
So basically you like to be awkward and different and are therefore using a far inferior OS?

GameBooster? That's for teenage girls who want to play Hello Kitty: Island Adventure on their Compaq Laptops, just close your stuff with Task Manager.


I use Windows 7 because it gives me DirectX11 and I like Windows Aero. My only other option would have been XP since I hate Vista and I'm not much of a person for "in the middle" - which Vista is. Windows 7 doesn't run slow at all on my PC so I'm fine with it.
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post #82 of 133
having W7 on my main comp nd XP on my school laptop, I must say that XP feels really old
post #83 of 133
XP...i hate 7 and vista...hate eye candy too
post #84 of 133
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XP...i hate 7 and vista...hate eye candy too
Computer>properties>advanced system settings>Performance settings>Adjust for best performance>OK. Voila! No eye candy.
post #85 of 133
Windows 7 is better overall, but I dislike the indexing system. Explorer windows have bulky and ugly buttons and side panels that should be much cleaner and easier to use. Libraries only piss me off, and you can't really get rid of them.

My XP was so clean. So, so clean.
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post #86 of 133
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Windows 7 is better overall, but I dislike the indexing system. Explorer windows have bulky and ugly buttons and side panels that should be much cleaner and easier to use. Libraries only piss me off, and you can't really get rid of them.

My XP was so clean. So, so clean.
http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/21462...-in-windows-7/
post #87 of 133
XP is better, for some reason microsoft left 3D Pinball out of 7. Really hope they bring it back in 8, of I'll just go linux. Or maybe OSX.
post #88 of 133
I vote yes. To both xp & 7 for multiple feature merits the other doesn't have.

Sorry, can't choose either when they're equal in my eyes, (my opinion only, aka, m.o.o.)

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post #89 of 133
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Originally Posted by Monkey92 View Post
XP is better, for some reason microsoft left 3D Pinball out of 7. Really hope they bring it back in 8, of I'll just go linux. Or maybe OSX.
http://www.winvistaclub.com/t218.html
post #90 of 133
7.
no point in using an old os with modern hard.
only reason to use xp is if the pc cant handle the new stuff, like my previous pc that still running on xp.
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