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Windows 8 on desktop PC

Advantages: Great new interface
Disadvantages: Not as customisable as Windows 7

When I first booted my new pc running a windows 8, I recieved a screen filled with tiles. I couldn't find the start menu, i was worried. A few days later Windows 8 is an amazing operating system., and these tiles have become indespensible. No need to dow ...

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Windows 8 - Why I'll Be Avoiding It For Quite Some Time

Advantages: Very few - oh yes, it looks nice.
Disadvantages: Too many to offset the advantages. Doesn't live up to its potential without a touch-screen.

... 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 th ...

BNibbles 11.01.2013 · Read full review
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If I could give Microsoft Windows 8 ten stars I would

Advantages: absolutely brilliant redesign of Windows - it won me back
Disadvantages: i 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 t ...

millercc 30.10.2012 · Read full review
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Windows 8.. Worst product to date!

Advantages: NONE HATE IT TO THE BONE
Disadvantages: Interface, reliablity issues, battery life, I could go on for ever!

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 H ...

jjcross 20.11.2012 · Read full review
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Ugly and dumbed-down

Advantages: NONE
Disadvantages: Cannot run (without adaptation) some basic programs. Is ugly.

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" wi ...

GraemeHove 25.07.2013 · Read full review
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