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Why doesn't Microsoft just go back to Windows 7 if everybody hates Windows 8?

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User Info: HaMMeRHeaD25

HaMMeRHeaD25
2 years ago#51
I got windows 8 for free from my school and switched up after having a few great years with 7. After configuring it to look and feel like Windows 7, I must say it is better in every way
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User Info: BeerOnTap

BeerOnTap
2 years ago#52
Snickleseed posted...
Grunt40 posted...
Who's this "everyone" you speak of? I for one love Windows 8(.1), and I know I'm not the only one


I agree.
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User Info: Doomkilla

Doomkilla
2 years ago#53
Topic is full of fanboys.
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User Info: Reginleif20

Reginleif20
2 years ago#54
slk_23 posted...
Pretty much everybody agrees that Windows 7 is the greatest operating system of all time, and Windows 8 was coming after a tough act to follow. But they made it much worse to appeal to tablets when most people are still on PCs. The update Windows 8.1's main appeal is even to bring back the Start menu to make it look more like Windows 7, at which point what's the point of not just bringing back Windows 7 altogether? Nobody would miss Windows 8 if it were gone; why not just quickly release Windows 9 now with a few updates and have it very similar to Windows 7?


Because they need to sell Windows 8, they invested in it after all
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codyorr
2 years ago#55
I miss Vista, baby.

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GamersTavern
2 years ago#56
I prefer Windows XP.
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User Info: Fou Lu

Fou Lu
2 years ago#57
Windows 8 is great on my tablet. I don't want Windows 7 ruining it.
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User Info: mjc0961

mjc0961
2 years ago#58
Grunt40 posted...
Who's this "everyone" you speak of? I for one love Windows 8, and I know I'm not the only one
sirtonne posted...
This topic is so stupid I had to slap my wife.

User Info: battlfrnt2006

battlfrnt2006
2 years ago#59
Snickleseed posted...
Grunt40 posted...
Who's this "everyone" you speak of? I for one love Windows 8(.1), and I know I'm not the only one


This. I have none of these problems with it that "everyone"else seems to have. I quite enjoy 8.1
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User Info: suprsolider

suprsolider
2 years ago#60
Pretty much everybody agrees that Windows 7 is the greatest operating system of all time

Um, NO, not by a long shot.

I can name a number of Linux distros that make Windows look like a cheap toy.
GNU Linux is the best OS of all time and it's free and open. Companies now are starting to realize this and it's gaining support.

Windows is ancient and archaic and needs to be put out to pasture. Only reason I have Windows installed in a virtual machine is for the few programs and games I can't get running through WINE. I don't even use WINE that much as most of the programs that I use are available natively on Linux and are free.
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