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Public Windows 8 Beta may be released in February 2012

  1. #11

    Posts : 520
    Windows 8, x64, DP8102 - Win7 Ultimate x64, Dual Boot

    Quote Originally Posted by whs View Post
    So if I understand you right Mike, you are just very curious to try new things. I guess that is as good a reason as any. I am probably too old for that. I have seen it all in 55 years playing with computers.
    I understand, Wolfgang, but you haven't seen it all, yet.

    I've been playing, and working, on computers since the mid-80's and I always get excited about what's new and want to learn it well enough to help others enjoy the new stuff as much as I do.

    I think it keeps me young as these whippersnappers, who are much younger than you or I, get a head start iff'n we don't keep up.

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  2. #12

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    Win8 Pro x64

    With the Win 7 Betas I got every one I could beg, borrow, or "steal", Win 8 doesn't hold the same interest for me...YET.
    I installed the WDP, uninstalled it, re-installed it, and finally decided to leave it uninstalled. Once the public beta comes out I expect my interest will peak again.

    I have to admit, there was a certain "fun factor" when installing a Win 7 beta version that had been leaked half way around the world. The forbidden fruit always tastes best...

    Learning something before my grand kids do is a big beta plus.
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  3. #13

    I understand what Mike is trying to say and I'm also very curious about what we'll see in the beta... a preview is just a preview, and maybe the beta is something completely diferent...
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