XP was never a perfect OS in the beginning but turned out to be great. VirtualMark Do you have access to a chart that shows how long people have tried Windows 8 for? Additional customization options were also added, such as expanded color options, new backgrounds (some of which incorporate animated elements), and the ability for the Start screen to use the desktop background Techutante This is a cycle with windows.
TimeAgora If you already have Windows 7 installed there is no reason to switch to 8.x. Come back when you have actually tried Windows 8/8.1. Select the address to type in, NO OSK, -- I have swipe from the right, select the keyboard, move it somewhere on the screen, where it won't cover half the App. Optimized pages for faster browsing.
Retrieved October 23, 2016. ^ Keizer, Gregg (June 18, 2015). "Gartner tells enterprises to dump Windows 8.1 deployment plans". David Onter Every computer who can handle Windows 7 can handle Windows 8/8.1 too. The built in Mail and Calendar apps where crippled to a laughable degree and are only now somewaht fully featured. One of these days Microsoft will do that due to all the complaints.
It's fucking atrocious, period. You can download Windows 8.1 ISO (DVD) From MSDN with the Windows 8 product key. People don't like to change which is why they hate win 8 B. Barry Ferguson Yet another stupid comment.
For Start button is back Performance improved Better SkyDrive integration More ways to personalise your PC Against May take a while to get used to Touch apps for Office yet to However, it does not support data loss protection, Group Policy, Lync integration, or creating emails with information rights management. Windows Store is enabled by default within Windows To Go environments. Online Hakn8t Do you have just Windows 8.1 x64? My father and step mom turn their PC off after every usage.
By the time windows 9 or 8.7 or somewhere along there comes out they will have figured out the things that people hated the most and fixed them, people will skip It takes 1-2 seconds," Because there was this wonderful invention called the Start Menu which replaced typing commands into DOS. Barry Ferguson What a stupid comment. Your opinion is correct, and no one else's is.
Netmarketshare.com. What I meant was that it seems more logical that they would have made it so that Metro used the same background as the desktop in the first place. I don't know of a single Windows 8 user outside of the people I communicate with through sites like this that are using any type of start menu replacement. SoftNews.
I work full-time for a college, and I worked for a career/trade college before here. Maybe if you weren't familiar with your Start menu. If you're using Windows 8, upgrading to Windows 8.1 is both easy and free. The Verge.
InfoWorld. Windows 8.1 Start screen and lock screen 3. But what you don't understand (apparently) is that the Start menu was created to replace having to type commands into DOS. Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows.
Is this admitting stupidity? Ray C I downloaded it when it popped up a few weeks ago, and it works great. It includes November 2014 update roll up, please review KB3000850 for more information.Country Language ISO-Name MSDN-Name MSDN Download Arabic Win8.1_Arabic_x32.iso Win8.1_Arabic_x64.iso ar_windows_8.1_with_update_x86_dvd_6051513.iso ar_windows_8.1_with_update_x64_dvd_6051471.iso x86x64 x86x64 Brazilian Portuguese Win8.1_BrazilianPortuguese_x32.iso Win8.1_BrazilianPortuguese_x64.iso
I have seen people have trouble with Windows XP to Vista.
Oh noes! Most of them are desktop application and quite useful. Comment here if you face any issues during windows 8.1 pro iso download or installation. lol http://www.mrseb.co.uk/ Sebastian Anthony Hrm, yes, seem the official links are down again.
So, for these type of people Metro as it was originally was just a change that could not be overcome. Verdict Recommended Our Verdict Windows 8.1 is definitely an evolution and - despite the fixes that make big-screen mouse and keyboard users happier - an evolution towards the touch and tablet Retrieved May 17, 2014. ^ Darien Graham-Smith (September 19, 2013). "Farewell to the Windows Experience Index". You acted like everyone relied on the Start menu for everything.
Anyone else seen this or know what the alternate is? But we live in a new era where the consumer complains no matter what you do. Drakkenfyre What you aren't getting is that there was NOTHING WRONG with the Start menu. Danmansonman …and then when 9 and 10 comes along with no start menu, you will not buy that too?
lol but hey after that ur good Danmansonman Trying to explain how simple 8 is to these dorks is a dead end street. If you don't currently have Windows 8 or 8.1, you can purchase a new copy of Windows (the entire operating system, not just the update) direct from Microsoft: Buy Windows 8.1 Pro Ray C How do we know what a lot of people are doing without any type of analysis. Most game developers still develop for DirectX9, and DirectX10/11 things are optional.
Ray C Stupidity? I never said I dislike reenabling them. Shouldn't still re-developing to NT 6.x. Softlay Free Software Download Site Home Windows Office Security Antivirus Adware Remover Malware Remover Security Suites Files & Data Data Recovery File Management Download Download Manager Drivers Business Accounting Cafe Medical
Dozerman No, not what I meant at all. The issue is that we've tried the new start screen and think it's crap.