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Windows 8 Critique

  1. #1

    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1

    Windows 8 Critique

    Ya know - I didn't bitch about Vista.
    A whole lotta people had a whole lotta complaints, but I held my tongue and worked through it and it turned out (fairly quickly) to be a fine OS.
    I am, however, fairly goddamned disgusted with Windows 8.
    I am trying to be patient , but I've gotten more errors and crashes in 6 months than I had in 6 years on Vista (I tragically skipped 7 entirely).
    Maybe Microsoft should stop trying to copy Apple and just stick to what they know best; and what their customers really want in a computer - simple, solid & straightforward "folder-based computing".
    Have all the bells, whistles & apps you want on your various devices for the kids - they are your market. But still make a basic desktop OS that actually ****ing works cleanly and don't goddamn crash every time you add a few hundred media files (old people still buy computers and we can remember more than 8 songs at a time).
    And while we're on the subject of Media Player - how's about we stop it crashing every time I pause a media file?
    While I do love trying to remember the exact moment my file crashed, it would probably be more convenient if I could actually watch them through to the end....just sayin' ;-)
    All that being said - **** Macs - Windows Rules !!!!

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  2. #2

    Posts : 2
    Windows 8.1

    Anywhere that you see stars, means "****"
    I mean "****'
    I mean the "F" word....
    **** you
    **** me
    **** us
    **** them
    Hey - here's one - **** censorship!!!!
    Guess not....
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  3. #3

    United States
    Posts : 3,093
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    There is Mint 17.1 Cinnamon if you simply want basic, reliable computing with a friendly interface. And it is free.
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  4. #4

    Posts : 4,514
    Vista and Win7

    Quote Originally Posted by popeye View Post
    There is Mint 17.1 Cinnamon if you simply want basic, reliable computing with a friendly interface. And it is free.
    Right, that's a good solution. Or Mint Mate which you can run in virtual or from a flash drive for testing.
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