Windows OS

  woodchip 12:05 28 Mar 2013
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How Many new updated OS's before Gaits gets it right or I die? which will comes first

  woodchip 12:08 28 Mar 2013

PS we seem to have had three fails out of the last set "Win Me, Win Vista and now Win 8

  wiz-king 12:15 28 Mar 2013

I wish they would start from fresh rather than keep fudging the old system.

  carver 12:25 28 Mar 2013

I liked XP and I also like Windows 7 but Windows 8 is one I shan't even bother with.

Sound like an Aldi advert.

  Mr Mistoffelees 12:28 28 Mar 2013

I'm in the same boat as Carver.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:14 28 Mar 2013

As they seem to get every other one right and then mess up the following perhaps "Windows Blue" (code name for the next version) will be good.

Haven't tried 7 or 8 yet, have XP on desktop and 98 2000 pro and vista on laptops

looking to upgrade soon probably to a Chillblast Longbow, Orb or Lynx, but can't make up my mind whether to go for for W7 on a SSD or W8 on a normal drive.

  amonra 14:02 28 Mar 2013

I've got ubuntu installed on my laptop on an SSD as a trial run. Lightening fast and easy to use. I'm not going to upgrade my Win7 desktop, I'm quite happy with it as it is. Maybe if it goes horribly wrong, then I might put ubuntu on that as well. Mr. Gates can keep churning out his bloated OSs' I for one am not interested.

  Chegs ®™ 14:21 28 Mar 2013

I have win 7 on my desktop with an SSD and its fast enough for my needs. I to am avoiding win 8.

  hssutton 14:25 28 Mar 2013

I took advantage? of W8 several weeks ago when the price dropped to £49, albeit a pricing error.IMO a total waste of time and space However I am perfectly happy with W7

  Woolwell 16:08 28 Mar 2013

You need to try W8 on a touchscreen to appreciate its qualities.

  john bunyan 16:11 28 Mar 2013

I jumped from XP to W7 and am very pleased with it. I will not move to W8 for the moment.

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