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How old are you and what do you think of Metro?

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    How old are you and what do you think of Metro?

    I read a couple weeks ago an article about Windows 8 I think in Tom's Hardware. It was pretty interesting because it spoke of how people under the age of 30 will like the Metro interface better than older people.

    So to try to prove that, how old are you and do you like Metro?

    I'm 22 years old and I find the Metro interface quite interesting and better than the Start Menu in finding a junkton of programs easily.

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    Old and no. Its already gone.
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  3. #3

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    Vista and Win7

    I am very old (more than 3 times your age). I think Metro is very good - for a tablet, but not for a PC operated with keyboard and mouse.
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  4. #4

    Posts : 476
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.

    {Chronological age is a state of mind.}

    Ageless.... & I like the look of it.
    Last edited by JMH; 30 Sep 2011 at 16:43.
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  5. #5

    N. Calif
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    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 Pro (tablet), W10 (laptop)

    I'm just shy of 60 and find Metro interesting. I can't say it's better or worse than the Start menu interface but it certainly is different.
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  6. #6

    33 and I still need my start menu, but I`m flirting with Metro...
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  7. #7

    Hull England
    Posts : 207
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Sp1/Windows 8 Release Preview x64

    31 and haven't made my mind up yet:unsure:
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  8. #8
    Posts : 144
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64

    18, and I love having Metro on my touchscreen laptop. With Windows 7, I hardly used the touchscreen because... well, Windows 7's UI sucks for touchscreen at 1920x1080 resolution as everything is too small. The Metro UI works very well for this though.
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  9. #9

    Somewhere Over The Rainbow
    Posts : 4,115
    Windows 7 Ultimate x64/Windows 8 Consumer Preview x64/Ubuntu 11.04

    13 (14 this month), and Metro is alright. I suppose I'm more used to the Start Menu having used it since I started fiddling with computers, so I'm rather biased toward it.
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  10. #10

    Posts : 5,707
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Wow, this is interesting.
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