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Windows 7: Naming windows 7

30 Dec 2009   #11
Venths

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I use either way. 7 (or) Windows 7. Depends upon the opponent...
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30 Dec 2009   #12
Pieloi

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Win sju..
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30 Dec 2009   #13
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
at the official NAMING launch of windows7 , it was stated Microsoft wanted to get back to windows heyday of win1-> win2000 where people called the os windows (or win) 98 etc and not as in XP or VISTA, do you think it worked , or do you refer to the os seven?
Everyone I know calls it windows 7
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30 Dec 2009   #14
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

I just call it Magnificent, for short.
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30 Dec 2009   #15
RedBirdDad

W7 Ultimate 64bit W7 Premium 64bit W7 Premium 32bit WXP Home 32bit
 
 

A bit fixated, aren't we?
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30 Dec 2009   #16
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Everynow and then, you need to change the naming convention otherwise it'll get boring.

98> 2000> XP> Vista> 7

I think we will see 8, before they start using names again.
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30 Dec 2009   #17
RedBirdDad

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How about: "The Operating System formerly known as..." and then use some weird symbol...
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30 Dec 2009   #18
Bare Foot Kid
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RedBirdDad View Post
How about: "The Operating System formerly known as..." and then use some weird symbol...



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30 Dec 2009   #19
Qdos

 

I refer to it as Vista-II no less...

* if only they'd changed the start-up wav... *
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30 Dec 2009   #20
RedBirdDad

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How about: Nacho Vista?
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