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I'm getting very excited for Windows 8. It looks like a better step forward than Windows 7. Betting the pressure from OSX and Linux is starting to really push Microsoft for better products. All of these features sound amazing. Though it may put me in less repair work. Maybe more set up work though.
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post #32 of 58
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Why and how?
Why? Well why not?
After installing updates, my Windows install took up 20GB. That's a lot, especially for SSDs.

I don't know how it can be done, but I'm pretty sure it can be.
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Why and how?
I was thinking about OS size not long ago and remembered Win95 took a big shot at disk capacity when it was released.
I wonder if we will see 200GB Operative Systems in our life time.
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Originally Posted by BKsMassive View Post
i agree with you. hopefully we will be able to turn all the rubbish off.
Yeah, being able to actually chose what form you want your menus to be in should be as important as the other things.
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They are just trying to put Apple back in its place. They have gotten a little big for ol Microsoft's liking so they gotta crack the whip on em again
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LOL you can finally mount iso's in windows eh? been doing it natively on my mac for 10 years now.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! View Post
I was thinking about OS size not long ago and remembered Win95 took a big shot at disk capacity when it was released.
I wonder if we will see 200GB Operative Systems in our life time.

Yeah, being able to actually chose what form you want your menus to be in should be as important as the other things.
Doubt it, Our OS will probably be in the cloud before it hits 200GB
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Want...want...want...want...want...want...want...
Edited by HybridCore - 4/19/11 at 8:44am
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To me it looks like Windows 8 is simply a phone OS that looks prettier and has some other features that I'll probably never use.

That said, we haven't seen the full product yet. Maybe when it's released properly I'll grab an RTM or something and throw it on my other hard drive just to see if I like it. Otherwise W7 meets my needs perfectly
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Do not want.


Am I the only one here that doesn't care about any of these features?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Punisher View Post
Do not want.


Am I the only one here that doesn't care about any of these features?
Sure ain't.
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