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The History Of Windows

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    The History Of Windows

    I read this a few days ago and some facts I learned were cool:

    A history of Windows - Microsoft Windows

    Many of you here have been there and done that, and some are newer to Windows computing, but it's still an interesting page regardless.

    "Windows XP is compiled from 45 million lines of code."

    45 M? That's a lot of man-hours of coding.

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    Yup, that's a lot of coding!
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