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TH03
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Member since Dec 2008
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re: Gaming Computer

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yet you can only open a single program in metro


I have yet to use metro.

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honestly though they should have included a start menu and boot to desktop feature. you shouldnt have to download those options from a third party.


windows 8.1 (free update) will include both I believe, but the third party add-on (free) took 2 seconds to install.

I just don't think those complaints are major enough to write off the whole OS


jcole4lsu
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Member since Nov 2007
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re: Gaming Computer
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windows 8.1 (free update) will include both I believe

they scrapped it
havent seen a blue preview edition that has either


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I just don't think those complaints are major enough to write off the whole OS

I don't see how there is enough improvement from 7 to justify anyone to migrate. Even those users currently with XP are migrating to 7 not 8. The only people migrating to 8 are those who are purchasing new computers, thats a sign you missed your market. People should WANT to move from the last OS to the new one - thats just not happening per the market share #s.


Srbtiger06
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Buga Nation
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TH03
Notre Dame Fan
Member since Dec 2008
103153 posts

re: Gaming Computer
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I don't see how there is enough improvement from 7 to justify anyone to migrate.


completely agree. I love windows 7. my asus at home is running 7, but this one was 300-400 bucks cheaper if I got it running 8.

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thats a sign you missed your market.


also when 1.5 million people download the Pokki app to have a start menu and boot to desktop feature


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puffulufogous
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Member since Feb 2008
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re: Gaming Computer
explain yourself


Srbtiger06
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re: Gaming Computer
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explain yourself


TD's Master Race Classifieds.


TH03
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Member since Dec 2008
103153 posts

re: Gaming Computer
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Users Online in the Last 24 Hours
1 Staff, 1 Member, 20 Guests.
srbtiger, Stout



nice


Srbtiger06
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re: Gaming Computer
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nice


It has only been up for a few hours


puffulufogous
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Member since Feb 2008
5315 posts

re: Gaming Computer
I signed up. It's not a bad idea although i don't think it will get much traffic.


TH03
Notre Dame Fan
Member since Dec 2008
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re: Gaming Computer
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It has only been up for a few hours


oh ok


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stout
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Member since Sep 2006
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re: Gaming Computer
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although i don't think it will get much traffic.



Not trying to. We have the GB for everything else. It's just to help us sell and trade stuff amongst each other to keep that stuff off of TD since it's not allowed here.


TH03
Notre Dame Fan
Member since Dec 2008
103153 posts

re: Gaming Computer
I think I'm going to do a build sometime before the year is over


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SG_Geaux
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re: Gaming Computer
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they scrapped it
havent seen a blue preview edition that has either



Rumors still suggest otherwise


TH03
Notre Dame Fan
Member since Dec 2008
103153 posts

re: Gaming Computer
microsoft also suggests otherwise

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The Windows Blue update is now officially called Windows 8.1, Microsoft executive Tami Reller revealed this week at the JP Morgan Technology, Media, and Telecom Conference in Boston


LINK
This post was edited on 5/15 at 4:27 pm


jcole4lsu
Virginia Fan
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Member since Nov 2007
27636 posts

re: Gaming Computer
can you guys read? i didnt say M$ scrapped blue, i said there hasnt been a RC w/ the start menu yet.
your link says blue is confirmed but the start menu is still "rumored" to return. unfortunately you cant find a version out yet with it.
if M$ decides to bring it back that will be a change in thinking and they havent produced a working version of it yet.


TH03
Notre Dame Fan
Member since Dec 2008
103153 posts

re: Gaming Computer
you just said "they scrapped it"

you didn't specify what you were talking about


RTS001
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Member since Feb 2009
353 posts

re: Gaming Computer
I do like tags, but Richard Mille watches are my favorite...my 2 cents.


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