The biggest problem with Windows 10 is it's threat to your privacy and the fact that they take your complete control of the system away from you.One example of this is in frequent dial up user)?some of the windows patches and updates take a long time to download on a phone line.linux is so simple. G MorganJune 5th, 2006, 09:30 PMUntill you want a piece of software that isn't on a repo. if you want to copy the WHOLE filename, you have to then manually click and drag to highlight the full name and extension.9.
We're not ready to give that up for total minimalism and voice control/mind control isn't ready yet. Yeah they brought 'the start menu back', but did they really? They needed to make the Start Menu accessible from Windows 8.0 day 1 and give users a choice. Many of these sources were unavailable to previous lexographers, who based their dictionaries on corrupt nineteenth-century editions of the rabbinic literature.
It was previously possible to remove all Modern apps from it so that the area these apps were displayed in was removed to leave regular items that you work with. I try not to think about it at all. Reply racorbin March 20, 2015 at 5:56 pm # A nice article and a reasonable discussion.
oh yeah, not to brag, but to show credentials, i *could* join mensa, but i'm too busy working to pay the bills. - by old bassist not enough time for my… right now!), then the repositories will screw you over, and you would be better off with setup.exe files. It's also true that fully patched SP3 XP machines will fare better than SP1 or SP2 machines. I'm Still Using Windows Xp When people ask "what is your problem with XP?", they are not referring to just the kernel (like you seem to refer), they are referring to the entire package, and that
Yes, you get the desktop quite fast, but then it still spends ages to load all that background-crap. I Still Use Windows Xp I hate how Windows looks and hate the fact that you need some hackerish dll to change the look and feel. twit. - by rary re: rary: i guess you haven't thought it out (12:35pm est thu feb 06 2003)a windows virus disquised coming from your grandmother in preview mode could redirect http://home.bt.com/tech-gadgets/computing/why-are-windows-xp-users-still-clinging-to-the-past-11364000206086 It's slow to start, it's slow to operate and it's even slow to shutdown.
E) Drivers , with Windows i have to install a bunch of drivers and sometimes comes bundled a lot of crapware i don´t want , with Ubuntu i only have to Windows Xp 2016 Gold Edition that's more than the hardware! JacksonWrestling is Still a Threat in The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania! So I guess back when I thought I was using ubuntu I was actually alternating between using Fubuntu and Oubuntu?
I am into Kubuntu since 2003 (Hoary still runs on my main working machine). my response curuxzJune 5th, 2006, 09:31 AMoh ffs another one of these windoze fan boys who talk complete nonsense about how it works fine, no it does not. Still Using Windows Xp 2016 rubbish and never ( or take a long time ) to get passed Beta. Windows Xp Is Still The Best They seem to have forgotten their Sim City 2013 fiasco in which they had to issue a half hearted public apology *which is extremely rare of them*.I would love to see
it is hard to port desktop windows application to windows ce or visa versa without it breaking. So I'm justified but like I said, I don't hate it because it's the thing I fall back on when Ubuntu gets weird and stuff. At this very moment I am running bblean on an Xp box and it is NOT installed, it's just an executable in "My Documents". When these dry up, XP will continue to have layers of its security chipped away, with more and more holes found in its browsers and basic functions. Windows Xp Users 2016
Wish I could change to Mac â€“ might look into it. It's almost like MS have to break up with Metro to innovate, or they have to take Metro deep into the 6th dimension because the average user doesn't care/understand the code i haven't really had to much problems with it. You're almost 100% wrong SushiJune 6th, 2006, 11:53 AMWrong again, my friend.
and is free....and its challenging, i can screw up my system and look for solutions and then try to repair..... Is Windows Xp Still Good About these problems in windows....just how much efford did you use for trying to solve them? And they do not encourage the installing of firefox either, I'm sure Microsoft would much rather you used Internet explorer.
I want less clicks with configurable menus that give me options that improve my visual experience. However, at a certain point, only so many band-aids and fixes are going to keep things goingâ€”to properly address the reality of todayâ€™s security needs, the problems need to be addressed Easy. Best Windows Xp Version Vista has a tendency though, not to copy things to the clipboard at random times.
It's dangerous to say that ordinary users can get by just being careful. Audiovisual performance is enhanced to where even with an Atom 1.3 Ghz quad processor there is never a hiccup even with some pretty intense custom VST plugin based audio processing. Then you doubleclick it, and it starts a wizard, that offers you a number of options you have to go through during the install. My new laptop now feels like a new machine.
There were 5 spyware/viruses running after I rebooted. no. I'm interested in your opinion.... I certainly don't think they encourage computer learning.
m$ makes $6b in revenue from nt and this is important news that m$ should not be covering up. - by tech geeze… (10:25am est thu feb 06 2003)i am really No matter what you think of the upgrade it's still better than the restrictive Apple OS which isn't so much a computer software as a multimedia system which is why it's You can go on and try some of the RPM distros (Fedora, CentOS) as well as OpenSUSE and the highly customizable (though complex) Arch. Reply It's Britney B**** March 20, 2015 at 10:42 pm # I get the Store app concept, just not the way they're implemented.
Windows XP was the big loser, dropping from 19% at the start of 2015 to 10.6% by November.So what do we make of all this? The desktop itself takes approximately 3 minutes to fully display.You're probably thinking that I'm running a fairly slow PC. Jay: I think a lot of people donâ€™t realize how much different XP SP3 or even SP2 is versus the original release candidate. While Microsoft got rid of the awful Charms bar, it still clings to shipping Windows 10 with PC Settings and a Control Panel.
To me, if a touchscreen isn't sensed by the OS on bootup, modern apps should be disabled by default. XP has been a very good OS for me to use. Ubuntu (or whatever you're using) magically gives or has an easier solution for every problem you encounter? That won't change.
More importantly, how about getting stuff done we'd like to do, without having to do it the Microsoft(tm) Way? Just remember to partition to ext4 wherever you install Linux to (the 2gb flashes can be fat32), and also partition around 4gb for linux-swap. However, it lacks in the simplicity of Windows 7.Even with Classic shell, the experience does not cut it! it's really easy to hate the big guy.
egon spenglerJune 6th, 2006, 02:26 PMSo I have to install it? Yes, you have the option of using some other GUI if you want to. Too many drivers need to be installed so hardware works correctly.