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Does Windows 8 offer any advantage compared to Windows 7?

  1. #11


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    I thought Windows handled telephone calls through the Telephony service.

    I really hope that SMS in Windows 8 will allow for internet SMS messaging. It'd be real handy to text someone through an actual SMS app or whatever and not have to do it using a phone. And for some people, it'd save some money!

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  2. #12


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    Windows 8, x64, DP8102 - Win7 Ultimate x64, Dual Boot


    You should check out Google Voice. You can SMS all day long for free.
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  3. #13


    Thanks Mike

    I have it, and skype.
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