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Given my computer away because I am so very disappointed.

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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Quote Originally Posted by SaggyMaggyPoo View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    Nobody can force me to use a tablet but I'll take one as a Christmas present.
    Me too! I could always use it as a drinks coaster .

    I've hated every new OS from Win 3.1 upwards, but once the initial reaction was over and I had time to find my way around again, I calmed down and got on with it. There will always be features I don't like (usually ones that I don't want or need to use).

    And I will avoid smart phones as long as I can find a simple push button model in my local shop (though a built-in camera would be a nice new feature for me).

    It's a good job we don't all like the same things or there would be nothing to talk about .
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    Windows 3.1 was OK


    What about the OTHER edition though. !!!!! - We didn't have malware, pirate software or Internet Scams in those days !!!!!

    Happy Xmas everyone.



    Cheers
    jimbo

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    Hey, I put that flag on a XP computer to pull some inspector's leg, took them two days to check that perfectly legal system and find out what happened.
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Given my computer away because I am so very disappointed.
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