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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]skgoaOutOfThe-Baloopa! 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)As /u/ChagSC said further down, XP was shit on release. With a keyboard and mouse, however, it blows. But that was too little too late for lots of loyal Windows users and corporations -- many businesses stayed with Windows 7 rather than make the jarring transition to Windows 8/8.1. What I mean is that there were some major changes that were made between 7 and 8 that people got upset about.

XP's device drivers didn't work on Vista, so a lot of legacy hardware was left behind at this point. Ok, Got it Info Return to the homepage by clicking on the site logo. If you disagree with someone, feel free to respectfully give yours back. Only on your Lenovo Yoga/Windows 8 machines?

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They think that we have forgotten "GIGO (for the Millenials, that is Garbage In, Garbage Out). Windows 8.1, for instance, brought back a less-capable version of the Start button. It's Microsoft forcing people to use a new UI.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–][deleted] 2 years ago(4 children)[deleted] [–]Lord_Fabio 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago(2 children)I was explaining why people hate Windows 8. That said, ugh. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)load more comments(1 reply)[–]antidense 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(1 child)I had to do an sfc /scannow in a command prompt ran as administrator. Now they are finally caving to peer pressure across the board and treating it like we carved their heart out.

I've argued before that Windows 8 and Windows XP share some striking similarities in their initial hostile response (see "Windows 8 is the new Windows XP" ). Downgrade To Windows 7 Try to be objective and/or courteous when answering DO NOT downvote based on opinion, DO downvote, and report for trolling. There are thousands of things that can go wrong during an update, for each component being installed. I don't think so.

permalinkembedsave[–]ophello 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)Because it doesn't solve any problem or make anything easier. Prev Next See larger image How would you fix Windows? Microsoft has announced new features that sound somewhat interesting: The new "Spartan" browser. Shift_Win+Left, Shift_Win+Right to send a window to a different monitor.

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I wouldn't know since updating to 8.1 caused my computer to freeze every 30 minutes or so (googling it found other people with the problem but no real solution). It took until SP1 - IMO actually until SP2 - for it to surpass 2000 and in some areas it never did. Make Windows 8 Look Like Windows 7 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]crosph 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)I found it funny that Vista's reported minimum RAM requirement was 512MB, but was practically unusable with that much. 7, whose requirement was 1GB, Windows 10 Free Upgrade That's just not happening.

It's a free upgrade for users of Windows 7 and later. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]LarrySDonald 28 points29 points30 points 2 years ago(2 children)The issue is that microsoft seems to pretty clearly be moving toward running more and more thing as apps (as opposed to in a All market data delayed 20 minutes. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–][deleted] 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)I loved seven from the get go, and still hate 8's heinous UI.

did you make the entire thing up? The hate is just people jumping on the bandwagon. But if there are  other specific failures in Windows 8 that particularly annoy you, I'd like to hear about them, mostly so I can see if Windows 10 stands a chance of permalinkembedsaveparentload more comments(1 reply)[–]real-dreamer 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago(4 children)Even numbered Windows even numbered star trek...

Windows 8 was designed for tablets, my PC and laptop are not tablets. You'd think that the OS between those 2 would at least be a little familiar. The approach of "Guess the fuck what!

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Canadian_Infidel 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(0 children)They fixed the parts that shipped broken but it's still garbage when fully functional.

You'll have a lot more offal to wade through. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]dementeddr 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)Here, now you have an even number of upvotes. I don't know how to diagnose it now. There may not be an upgrade path to the final release.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–][deleted] 14 points15 points16 points 2 years ago(3 children)I have the normal calculator pinned to my taskbar. Every second windows iteration was good. 98 was OK, then meh ME, great xp, really bad Vista, good 7 and then OS for tablets named windows 8. No relief there -- Win10 also makes it hard to find your Libraries.In Windows 7, when you start File Explorer, it opens by default to your list of Libraries, as you Like which ones?

The unseemly world of Darkweb marketplaces 4 reasons Microsoft Teams will kill Slack… and 4 reasons it won’t How White Hat hackers do bad things for good reasons Fix Windows 10 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]flanie 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)In case you were curious, I just found out that I hadn't updated and they have removed the option, so you were right to permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]TempusThales 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)I use a PC, not a tablet. In 5 minutes you can disable charms, set it to boot onto desktop.

Create account now! permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]ChagSC 10 points11 points12 points 2 years ago(1 child)XP was shit and received a lot of grief until SP1 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Aegir2122 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)Well, I can't find any good


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