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#1 DanTheGamer11

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:13 AM

http://news.softpedi...rs-310494.shtml

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:38 AM

Hmm can't be any worse than Vista

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 04:20 PM

If bootable off USB and compatible with regular windows programs, this'd be sweet!

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 04:55 PM

If bootable off USB and compatible with regular windows programs, this'd be sweet!

Include a Win 7-style desktop option and there will really be something to this.

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 05:17 PM

Include a Win 7-style desktop option and there will really be something to this.

Exactly, like I always wanted to have a nice bootable stick personal computing environment that was fully Windows compatible. (since I know USB Linux is easy to do)

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 02:44 AM

IVY, have you tried Windows 7 PE?

You can run that off USB.

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 04:30 AM

will comprise significant UI changes, most likely supposed to address the controversial Windows 8 features.

I hope they add desktop as a fundamental option, not just as an app.

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 01:21 PM

IVY, have you tried Windows 7 PE?

You can run that off USB.

Just looked it up...looks like a headache :unsure:

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 01:31 PM

Windows Blue is looking good, I think Microsoft have either made an interesting business decision or have just confused most PC users with the many versions of Windows. I can guarantee a load of people people are going to ask me "So is Windows Blue like Windows 9?" lol

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 08:58 PM

Windows Blue is looking good, I think Microsoft have either made an interesting business decision or have just confused most PC users with the many versions of Windows. I can guarantee a load of people people are going to ask me "So is Windows Blue like Windows 9?" lol


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Posted 29 November 2012 - 09:04 PM

tell me again why i bought win8 ?

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 09:08 PM

tell me again why i bought win8 ?


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