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View Poll Results: What OS would you be using if not Win7?
Windows XP 25 27.17%
Windows Vista 51 55.43%
Mac OS X 3 3.26%
A Linux distro 13 14.13%
Voters: 92. You may not vote on this poll

02 Mar 2010   #41

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

I would mostly go back to Vista.

How ever i use Mac's at school and my Sister owns a Mac, they seem fun to use, so it hard to choose.

Mostly Vista, but would love to own a Mac LOL
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02 Mar 2010   #42

Windows 10 Education 64 bit

XP Pro, it wouldn't cost me anything except the time taken to install it again. I never bought into Vista so I would have to go out and purchase it to use it. That ain't gonna happen.
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02 Mar 2010   #43

Win7 HP x64

vista, never had any probs with it at all. had two versions home basic and home premium. they worked flawlessly. even before sp1. then again i never f'ked with it to make it mad and crash and whatever people did who didn't like it. oh well. 7 is so much better though.
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02 Mar 2010   #44
Joan Archer

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/Windows 10 64bit

Vista of course, in fact still have that installed on here dual booting with Windows 7, never had any problems so could never see what people had against it but then each to their own
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07 Mar 2010   #45

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

XP for me
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07 Mar 2010   #46

Windows 10 Education 64 bit

Now that the release candidate has expired I just went back to XP on my backup rig.
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07 Mar 2010   #47

7 Ultimate x64, Vista Ultimate x64, 7 Pro x64, XP Pro x86, Linux Mint Nadia Cinnamon

Vista x64 dual-booting with my Red Hat distro. I'm gonna echo what many people have already said - Vista just needed enough resources to run; then it was fine. What I most liked was the vastly improved stability over XP.

And if anyone asks if I would ever go back to XP, the answer is 'never, I'd get a Mac first'.
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07 Mar 2010   #48

windows 7 professional x64 bit RTM

i'll go with ubuntu!
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07 Mar 2010   #49
Little Darwin

Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)

I voted for Vista because it is the system I would use most.

There needed to be multiple options. I would revert each system back to the OS it had on it before upgrading.

Vista for my desktop and XP for my netbook.
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07 Mar 2010   #50

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Ubuntu, while there is nothing particularly "wrong" with Vista, if i ha ddiscovered ubuntu before windows 7, then id probably have gone with it, as it is i tried it after i installed 7, and was just like "nah, 7's aweseome"
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