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1 year ago#11
I can't wait for this. I much prefer having a WIndows Start menu than installing a 3rd party one.
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1 year ago#12
I prefer the Start Screen. It's nice to be able to see more shortcuts without having to go into submenus.
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1 year ago#13
I can't even update my sister's laptop to 8.1. It keeps me an error everytime I try.
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1 year ago#14
Someone already created this for Win 7 and 8.
I can't remember the name right now though, it was on techrepublic that the guy advertised.

I hope he gets paid for this now that microsoft is copying him
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1 year ago#15
dekou posted...
Yeah, this has been known for a while. I don't know what's the point, though. It's the same thing. Press the windows key, type the name of a program, press enter, it works.


because this will do it without flicking your entire screen between two distinct UIs. This was ungodly irritating in my eyefinity setup
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1 year ago#16
CheeseCurls posted...
dekou posted...
Yeah, this has been known for a while. I don't know what's the point, though. It's the same thing. Press the windows key, type the name of a program, press enter, it works.


because this will do it without flicking your entire screen between two distinct UIs. This was ungodly irritating in my eyefinity setup


It was pretty much the worst design decision ever.

Next I hope they give us a way to control programmatically which tiles show on the start menu. Until they do we will never roll out windows 8
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1 year ago#17
TC the scammer.
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1 year ago#18
Cool_Dude667 posted...
u still scamming people TC?


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1 year ago#19
CheeseCurls posted...
dekou posted...
Yeah, this has been known for a while. I don't know what's the point, though. It's the same thing. Press the windows key, type the name of a program, press enter, it works.


because this will do it without flicking your entire screen between two distinct UIs. This was ungodly irritating in my eyefinity setup
Set your wallpaper as your Start Screen background and it doesn't feel so much like a distinct UI anymore.
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1 year ago#20
Freelance_Wolf posted...
I can't even update my sister's laptop to 8.1. It keeps me an error every time I try.


Same here. My computer comes to a crawl and it stays at 0% downloaded until it gives an error.
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