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Microsoft Windows 8

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Good

ProVery few - oh yes, it looks nice.

ConsToo many to offset the advantages. Doesn't live up...

THE POWER OF COMPLAINT July 2013 - Since first writing this, Microsoft have back-tracked from the original position and newer versions do give you the option of a familiar 'Start Buitton' front screen. They tried putting a postive spin on it, all the usual 'listening to our customers ' crap, but...

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Excellent

Proabsolutely brilliant redesign of Windows - it won ...

Consi genuinely haven't found any!

The Installation Process having migrated thousands of computers to multiple versions of Windows and other OS's manually, I've found that this version has been by far the easiest version to install cleanly and safely. the system walks you through the entire process step-by-step and gives you...

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Not for me

ProNONE HATE IT TO THE BONE

ConsInterface, reliablity issues, battery life, I coul...

I am here today to tell you why I may just see about getting my MacBook Po fixed again... As this is the WORST product that I have tested on my time of Ciao. There is absolutely nothing positive to say about Windows 8... Why did I get it? I do like my HP Envy Sleekbook, it is no were near as good...

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“Ugly and dumbed-down”

published 25/07/2013

ProNONE

ConsCannot run (without adaptation) some basic program...

I've just bought a new laptop, with Windows 8 on it. I need the computer for home office working. In my view this system simply isn't fit for purpose. Simple tasks become complex - for example turning off the computer becomes a voyage through "charms" with multiple keystrokes. My employer...

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Excellent

ProFast and user-friendly installation process,sleek ...

ConsNeeds getting used to, temporary profile error.

Since the revolution started by Microsoft via Windows XP, Windows 8 is the most advanced, sleekest operating system of the company.After the disaster in the form of Windows Vista, Microsoft has very much entered into the race of the best OS's with the launch of Windows 7 followed by Windows 8...

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Not for me

“Just awful”

published 24/07/2014

ProYou can run windows 8 only apps on it, is probably...

ConsNo start menu, schizophrenic UI, simplified GIF li...

Whenever my mum buys a new PC she invariably has it sent to me for a final setup before passing on to her. This time a Dell inspiron laptop with windows 8. I feared the worst and was right. Microsoft chasing after the tablet market has made an OS which tries to work on all devices, tablets and...

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Super

Promodern, customizable, well constructed

Conssometimes crashes unexpectedly, shop lacking a var...

This version of Windows is truly unique and unlike that of the previous versions. I have used and trusted windows as far as I can remember, and the real reason why is because Microsoft Windows is approachable to anyone. Windows 8, in my opinion, comes in reaction to the increasingly information...

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Good

“Windows 8, not that great.”

published 21/02/2014

ProFast boot time

ConsAwkward to use

Windows 8 is best optimized for a touch screen, if you're using a device without a touch screen its going to be a little annoying to use. I've had windows 8 for close to a year not and I still haven't really gotten used to it. It is fairly awkward to use, and most of the time I would much prefer...

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Excellent

ProExcellent ease-of-use! Windows 8 makes it so much ...

Consnone.

Windows 8 and 8.1 – The Basics Since Windows Vista, Microsoft have been trying to create something truly different and truly unique. Being a Microsoft Certified Engineer with over 15 years of IT experience – I can personally say that Windows 8 and 8.1 came from a massive line of tests, failures...

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Good

ProStylish and Modern

ConsAdvantages of windows 7 have been lost

Windows 8 is very sleek and modern. Its very keeping with the current market trends using a fully interactive and stylish new menu system. While this is great for downloading apps and for all (touch screen systems) It all feels a bit unnecessary and the core successful features of windows 7 have...

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Good

“The battle of windows 8 vs 7”

published 12/07/2013

Progames(amazing)

Consalot of problems that need sorting

hello all, over the past years i have had windows 7, and recently i have had windows 8, so i thought it was time to let there be a battle between them both. For i start, i would like to say that whenever microsoft release any new products they always have their problems, but i will be outlining...

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Excellent

“LOVE LOVE LOVE!!”

published 21/03/2015

ProEverything

ConsNothing

I love my Windows 8 Laptop. So much faster and just different from all the rest!!!!

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Excellent

“Easy to use and adapt too.”

published 14/04/2015

Prothe Apps, online user guide, regular updates

Consneed to overcome the fear of trying somthing new.

At first I was unsure about using Windows 8, after reading less than positive reviews, however it took me about four hours to become use to the system, and have never looked back. I manage a team of online teachers, and have encouraged them all to use Windows 8. once you grasp it it is really...

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Super

“Problems with Drivers”

published 05/11/2015

ProSimple design, Fast

ConsWifi and bluetooth, Other drivers, Start button, L...

Windows 8 is a good operating system but the WiFi and Bluetooth not working properly. Even though if you install the correct driver for laptops and PC the (WiFi and Bluetooth) will have problems in working. In my opinion you can use the windows 8.1 pro which has no problems at all. This version...

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Super

“Windows 8 is unstable”

published 31/03/2014

ProBut Windows 8 is very easy to use and adivtive

ConsConsume lots of computing ability

Hi friends, is this happening with me or you are also facing same problem repeatedly. I have been using windows 8 from last one 10 months, i am facing various problems with the product like:- 1) Suddenly stops responding, significant delay in response to my command. 2) when ever i connect/unplug...

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Product Information : Microsoft Windows 8

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Manufacturer: Microsoft

General / Category: Operating Systems

System Requirements / OS Required: Microsoft Windows 8

OS Provided / Type: Microsoft Windows 8

System Requirements / OS Family: Windows 8

OS Provided / Media: DVD-ROM; Download

Software / Licence Type: Complete package

Header / Compatibility: PC

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Long Name: Windows 8

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