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I've had enough of Windows 8

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2 years ago#1
Going back to Windows 7. I've ran classic shell a long time, and the OS is fast, but then you need to do something like uninstall a program, or search for something, and in some cases you get to meet the bi-polar OS in full, when you meet 'Metro', and then you must look online for how to figure out something you've done for many years!

I actually liked Vista, sure it ran bad, but it was far more secure, had a stable 64 bit OS, and it ran well if you had a new machine and used it for gaming. But this bi-polar OS just annoys me after awhile.
2 years ago#2
I don't see an issue with Metro. Its useless, But paying to buy W7 instead of keeping it..?
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2 years ago#3
I had windows 7 on a disk
2 years ago#4
I know tell me about it. It's soooooooo hard to press the windows key and then type "control panel," like do they honestly expect us to type stuff like that? i mean, who does that? Not to mention right clicking the bottom left corner of the screen, and then clicking "control panel."

I mean really, do we LOOK like barbarians?
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2 years ago#5
The problem is they completely changed the way you navigate the OS in windows 8. I don't like having to relearn something I've been doing just fine on all previous versions of windows, just because they decide to got with some metro *** user interface.
2 years ago#6
I uninstalled Windows 8 on my laptop. it was complete and utter garbage. By the time I got done googling "how to do this" "how to do that" "how do do ****** anything" on windows 8, I could have had the thing uninstalled and Windows 7 installed. Which is exactly what I did.
2 years ago#7
my_name_is_Ed posted...
I know tell me about it. It's soooooooo hard to press the windows key and then type "control panel," like do they honestly expect us to type stuff like that? i mean, who does that? Not to mention right clicking the bottom left corner of the screen, and then clicking "control panel."

I mean really, do we LOOK like barbarians?


I assume then that you are fine if everytime Microsoft updates an OS they switch everything around? Oh, and give you two OS's, one part you know, the other part this Metro stuff?
2 years ago#8
The only thing I bothered to google was "how to uninstall windows 8".
2 years ago#9
Zellio2014 posted...
I assume then that you are fine if everytime Microsoft updates an OS they switch everything around? Oh, and give you two OS's, one part you know, the other part this Metro stuff?


But nothing gets switched around and I literally have not looked at Metro once since I installed a start menu...
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2 years ago#10
Zellio2014 posted...
my_name_is_Ed posted...
I know tell me about it. It's soooooooo hard to press the windows key and then type "control panel," like do they honestly expect us to type stuff like that? i mean, who does that? Not to mention right clicking the bottom left corner of the screen, and then clicking "control panel."

I mean really, do we LOOK like barbarians?


I assume then that you are fine if everytime Microsoft updates an OS they switch everything around? Oh, and give you two OS's, one part you know, the other part this Metro stuff?


Of course I'm ok. See, unlike you, I have the capacity to learn.
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