Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Getting lost in the 'leak' madness

17 Jul 2009   #11
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

People will then looks for clues of Windows 8 or google chrome OS or they will compare windows 7 with OS X as usual. Apart from that, like VF, SF will play major role in fixing problems for millions of people worldwide.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

17 Jul 2009   #12
copernicus

7264x64/7260x86
 
 

I'll be here mocking people for their reluctance to use the new taskbar as it's meant to be used.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jul 2009   #13
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 
good ideas

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dorfdad View Post
Well honestly while Im still a newer member. I plan on sticking around here. Like Ive said before this is the most freindly and helpful website I have ever seen. Honestly.

No system Bashing, no haters, just people actually helping others when their is no one forcing them or telling them F-Off N00b..

As for people leaving that's fine, those who stay are dedicated to helping what the forum has setup as guidelines, and their will be plenty of ways for us all to learn from each-other.

I recommend two things to keep the site going.

#1. Force on-topic discussions. People seem to fork the conversation in a thread for example if the topic is a release RTM thread (cough) (cough) somehow the discussion becomes about gay lovers, or finicial issues. Instead of staying on topic. 10,000 posts to read through when half are way off topic is a bit crappy to deal with.

#2. Start a forum for clinics. How-To's pick a topic per week or day start with some basic's of WIndows 7 since all of us are not on the same technical level and say today we discuss ways to do X.. Demonstrate it, show the programs you use, and let others add to it or discuss alternative ways to do it. Example how to properly setup an SSH connection on windows 7 to allow your to browse the internet from work etc...

Otherwise im 100% happy here and I visit here more than my own website right now thats saying alot
I also agree with dorfdad some good iseas. I think we all know who will stay, they have more than a couple of posts, fill out the system specs, and are interested and nice.

lets hope they stay

Ken
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


17 Jul 2009   #14
7echno7im

Windows 7 7600.16384 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by orbital shark View Post
over the last few days, and even the upcoming week or so, there has been so much focus on leaked rtm builds that it looks like the end is near.

there are a few questions floating around in everyones head (even mine)...

1, what does this mean for a lot of members here?

2, what will happen to a great many members once thay have the final rtm?

3, will the level of activity on 'leak' threads be 'transferred' to other threads?

i shall answer these as best i can

1, a lot of members will finally be running windows 7 *version* rtm, when it's 'released' and be very very happy with it.

2, a lot of members may very well disappear into the ether, once they have the rtm. Thus reducing the amount of active users. This is sad but inevetably it's bound to happen.

3, hopefully, those that have the final rtm will then be able to concentrate their efforts on doing what made this site great in the first place, helping/advising or requesting help/advice.

there will always be issues to solve, problems to fix and news/information to give. If we all knew everything about pcs & windows 7 then we would only have a 'chillout zone' in this forum. I for 1 will continue to give help & advice as much as i can, even after windows 7 has been on the shelves for years

also, i would just like to give a big To all the mods for keeping this site clean of spam and crap and to john & shawn for creating this site & making it the best site for all your windows 7 needs. Lastly, to all the members (old or new), without who, a lot of answers & questions may go unanswered.

well, that's my bit done....just where did i leave that leaked dvd

+1 ....
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jul 2009   #15
banners

Win7 x64 7127
 
 

Well Duh...

1) Rename Forums Windows Eight Forums
2) Start all over again.


Been the same way since W95. Apart from it was on the newgroups back then!!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Getting lost in the 'leak' madness




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
W7 Homegroup Madness
I have a small home business and family that access the internet. I was simply trying connect couple of new (to the network) laptops my home internet when homegroup setup processes came up so I set up names/passwords and now the entire wifi network cannot get on the network. It even changed...
Network & Sharing
Walmart madness
This is too much. Walmart's Black Friday Going About As Badly As You'd Expect
Chillout Room
Intel Socket Madness
January 2nd, 2010 is when I ordered my Asus P6T and I7 920. Replaced the GTS 250 with a 680 this year, and put in an SSD as my primary. Still a sweet gaming rig, and for anything else. So it's worked out well. Lacking only SATA 6gbs and USB 3. No regrets. Only thing is socket 1366 is...
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
DVI, VGA, HDMI Madness - HELP!
Hi and thanks to anyone who can help. I just set up a brand new HP desktop with a two year old Dell Ultra Sharp 2410 High Definition monitor which came with a VGA cable only although it also has connectivity for DVI-D, HDMI and D-Sub. It connects with a blue end. The HP has a DVI port that is...
Music, Pictures & Video
USB madness.
Hey guys, this is probably the 8th or 9th forum website i post to, and im going a little crazy :party: after all these weeks of spending money and time figuring this out. Every time i play a game, any game, a few minutes into it my USB ports in the back panel die. Either all of em, or most of...
BSOD Help and Support
An infinite loop of madness
Ok, I am so stumped at this. I am usually good with this stuff, I am an advanced user and can fix most things. But this is one thing I can't fix. So I'm coming to you. Here we go. About a month ago my cousin sent me a message telling me his computer stopped booting into Windows Vista. So he came...
Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:56.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App