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My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer Aspire OS Windows 7 fredu View Public Profile Find More Posts by fredu . 18 Nov 2009 #2 zigzag3143 Win 8 Release candidate Just as you say, if one keeps actualized, checking what to get and what not, there will be not much gain isntalling a package like this, but instead getting all the Now the system sits with a flashing cursor at boot with no access to safe mode… February 22, 2011 The Geek @JReese Did you reboot it during the install? February 26, 2011 Hien Awesome. have a peek here

Answers to Questions You Should Be Asking Whether you were going to ask these questions or not, we’re giving you the answers that you really need to know. If so, you probably know a lot of folks who aren't particularly computer savvy - and that, unfortunately, includes many Mac users also. Word is that Windows Blue is fixing some of these issues, particularly by allowing Modern apps to snap in 50/50 view, allow for additional Modern apps on screen at once on Good thing you can also disable the charms and app switcher hot corners.

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February 23, 2011 Evert install is a no-go: I keep getting ERROR_ACCESS_DENIED(0x80070005), even after removing my anti-virus software, and killing off anything else non-essential. Removing Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Backup Files The easiest way to remove the backup files of the Windows 7 Service Pack 1 installation is the following. Would everyone like it?

Any suggestions? Bill Gates said “higher is better” when asked whether he used Windows 8, but this isn't always the case in Windows-land. Finaly I rebooted in safe mode & it removed it………. Windows 7 Vs Windows 8 Gaming It’s in Windows Update?

I Don't Want To Live In A Microsoft Ecosystem - Great point, and I agree. Windows 7 Vs Windows 8 Performance I chose the restore option and eventually Win 7 started but indicated that the SP 1 Update was not successful. Further reading: Here’s what Windows 10 won’t change: Windows 8’s plans to tie you to Microsoft services The PC is not a phone Let’s be honest: Full-screen modern UI apps on Windows http://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/1590887/windows-stability-issues It is important to note that during the Beta testing of Windows 7 a large majority of the testers kept it on their systems until the official release.

I just need some confirmation that it will be a good idea to move to BootCamp. Windows 7 Vs Windows 8 Vs Windows 10 I now have the ability to disable Conversation View on the RTM version of Windows 10 -- which now makes the app usable for me. Image Credit: Windows Me screenshot from Wikipedia JOIN THE DISCUSSION (172 REPLIES) April 12, 2013 A happy Hear Hear @ChrisHoffman Hear Hear!

April 12, 2013 thirdnipple Great summary of why But despite the excitement—and the free upgrade for Windows 7 and 8.1 users—not everyone is willing to make the jump to Microsoft’s latest and greatest operating system.

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A large majority of your friend's loyal customers don't like the changes. http://www.pcworld.com/article/2952888/windows/windows-7-holdouts-why-diehard-users-refuse-to-move-to-windows-10.html Now sitting on the shutting down screen for 3 hours. Windows 7 Vs Windows 8.1 Gaming I am desperate to finds ways to turn off the offending areas, but having searched around here, cannot find anything. Windows 7 Vs Windows 8.1 Vs Windows 10 Some folks have a vested interest in promoting this belief.

February 22, 2011 thenonhacker I just installed it. :) I want to test the HDMI improvement. Now when I try to get out of Windows Update, the window freezes and I have to use Task Manager to close it, but is it really gone? Microsoft has just released the final version of Service Pack 1 for Windows 7, but should you drop everything and go through the process of installing it? I have spent much money on my personal windows 7 system to only find it so unstable having to reboot 1 to 3 times a day to get my monitor to Windows 7 Vs Windows 8.1 Performance

I love vanilla ice cream with chocolate fudge sauce. That's up to the individual, but I would say no, because it's only marginally better. I do use VirtualBox a lot, but can't do both it and MS's virtual at the same time. It does offer a windows diagnostic fix, which DOES work (adapter always requires resetting) * Shared a harddrive on my desktop to get around the Homegroup issue.

Problem came after the installation and reboot. Technical Difference Between Windows 7 And Windows 8 February 26, 2011 Windows7Sucks I installed SP1 today and lost the ability to go online. I can get in using Chrome (?!).

February 24, 2011 Matt Installed in Win7 Pro 64-bit.

You can still at least for now purchase, for more money, the business systems and have them come in with Windows 7. Like I said to others, if I wanted a tablet with finger action I would have purchased a iPad. by papi61 » Mon Jan 06, 2014 5:35 am jamusic wrote: C7.5 has given me my 1st crash yesterday and some annoying bugs today.The crash was from jumping around in HALion Windows 8 Vs Windows 7 Comparison There's also the possibility of problems, so you might want to wait.

It sits there doing feck all at 2/3rds; eventually erroring. For example, there are concerns about the recently discovered forced updates for home users, and fears of a potential subscription model for Windows. Read More This is not OK.I wasn't a big Windows 8 fan. It took me about two weeks after loading the CP to get used to the Start Screen and the little ways that the Metro design language pops into the desktop view

Change happens. Okay, tried to restore to prior day and the restoration fails. It has a 'certain charm', but you have to look for it.

June 4, 2013 Iszi marcycn said: My suggestion to all you who have so many gripes about Microsoft... February 23, 2011 Gary Apart from the small bug with Office 2010 I had no problems Downloading or installing Windows 7 SP1 32 bit, from windows update, The computer is mutch

More on this below. I have not yet seriously decided to move from OS X to Win7 on my Mac. What user control do you lose with Windows 10 (such as forced Windows Updates), and are you okay with that?