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Windows 7: Creator of the GIF says it is pronounced "Jif"

View Poll Results: GIF - Do you pronuounce with G or J
G 29 74.36%
J 10 25.64%
Voters: 39. You may not vote on this poll

25 May 2013   #31
robinb9

Windows 7 Pro 32/64 bit and Windows 10 Pro 32 Bit/64bit
 
 

lol.......pl
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25 May 2013   #32
jdXp610

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
bunch of jeeks, or gerks!

I think we're being called gerkins
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25 May 2013   #33
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 



This all reminds me of a Shakespeare play.
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25 May 2013   #34
M1GU31

Windows 10 64bit
 
 

Funny thing is i've always said it with the J.
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25 May 2013   #35
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
Yes but he's still wrong.

Lol.
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26 May 2013   #36
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post


This all reminds me of a Shakespeare play.
alas poor jorick, to g or not to g that is the question
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26 May 2013   #37
iReviewMod

Windows 8 64-bit
 
 

I say "G".
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26 May 2013   #38
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post


This all reminds me of a Shakespeare play.
alas poor jorick, to g or not to g that is the question
Wrong play. Try Much Ado about Nothing.
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26 May 2013   #39
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 

Jif is not logical. I really do not care what the inventor says about its pronunciation, for me it's GIF not JIF. The reasoning behind this is the same as in why we call ourselves Geeks not Jeeks.
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26 May 2013   #40
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post


This all reminds me of a Shakespeare play.
alas poor jorick, to g or not to g that is the question
Wrong play. Try Much Ado about Nothing.


my suggestion was on topic!
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