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: Windows 8 Will Take on Mac OS X Lion

21 Jun 2011   #71

Windows 7 Professional X64

See I like alot of things about the Macs I just cant bring myself to fork out minimum 1000 for a mac when I can build a far higher spec PC for half that....

My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jun 2011   #72

Windows 7 x64 / Same

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Colonel Travis View Post
I've used Photoshop since 1.0. In the old days a Mac was unquestionably superior.
Wow, that is going back a while.

Question, how was using color successful?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jun 2011   #73

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64

I still don't get how people confuse a piece of software with a computer either.
Most the people I talk to that love their MAC always bring up an application that makes it great.
...every single one of them has a pc equivalent now...
My System SpecsSystem Spec

21 Jun 2011   #74

Windows 7 64-bit

I guess I'm guilty but let me explain. A few years ago I was itching to get a new computer. I was pretty fed up with XP, heard nothing but negatives. My Mac-oholic son had been bugging me for years to get a Mac. So then he offered me his older version of Photoshop which was Mac software (Adobe allows ownership transfers). This pushed me over the edge. So, I purchased an iMac & have since upgraded to CS5 Extended. I do own other software for this Mac like Bibble & others.

I have since built a new PC with Windows 7 & think MS did this one right. If I could transfer Adobe software from Mac to PC I would.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jun 2011   #75
Colonel Travis

Black Label 7 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Win7User512 View Post
Wow, that is going back a while.

Question, how was using color successful?
Ha, I seriously have no clue, I don't think we used it for color. We used it at the college newspaper in the late 1980s, which was a daily but I can't remember publishing anything in color. I was in media for a while, and I think the gap between Macs and MS (in regard to PS) started closing about 7-8 years ago? You find places today who still swear by Macs for graphics, but they simply don't have the edge they used to.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Jun 2011   #76

Windows 7 64-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Coke Robot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GARoss View Post
I use Mac primarily for Adobe PS CS5 Extended...
I have a question to ask. Every mac person I've ever talked to always say that they use it mostly for PhotoShop. A desktop that's over 2,000 dollars for PhotoShop is to me, politically insane. Is PhotoShop honestly better on a mac?
No, I don't believe so. As others have already said, maybe before Win 7 but not now. I was given Photoshop CS3 in Mac & wound up buying an iMac for it along with some other software. I considered going 100% Mac until I priced video editing software, like Final Cut Pro @ a grand in price, then decided to upgrade my old XP to Windows 7 64-bit & keep using my original video editing software. I liked Win 7 so much I recently built a new PC.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Windows 8 Will Take on Mac OS X Lion

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion on Windows PC
Hi, I found a guide for installing OS X 10.8 on a Windows-based pc... Can my old system handle it? Intel Pentium 4 Northwood @2.53GHz Asus P4S8X 2 GB DDR PC-3200 @166MHz Sapphire Radeon HD 3450 AGP8x fastwrite (512MB DDR2) 400W PSU 30+8GB HDD
Installation & Setup
Mac OSX Lion theme on Windows 7 problem
I had just installed and applied the theme of Mac OSX Lion for Windows 7 x64 but had encountered the problem regarding the xWindows Panel Dock: it become static and non-interactive unlike when it was first applied. I tried changing the settings for the panel dock but to no avail. Anyone experienced...
Themes and Styles
Windows Xp with Mac OS Lion X
Hi all, I know this is a bit off topic as its a Win7 forum but I am trying to install Mac OS on the same drive as my WinXP Hard Drive. I have created/split a 250GB and left 32GB for the Mac/Linux to install My WinXP is installed so is there a way to add the operating system on the same drive...
Chillout Room
Mac OS X Lion 'Resume' Feature in Windows?
Hi, While looking at the list of new features for Mac OS X Lion, I saw a feature that really interested me. Its called 'Resume' Apple - OS X Lion - Over 250 new features. Read about all of them.. What it does is for example, while shutting down Mac OS X, it will pause everything, shut down, and...
General Discussion
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) vs. Windows 7/8, Whats Next?
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) vs. Windows 7/8, Whats Next? Now that Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) is now out what features do you think Microsoft will jump on and include in Windows 7 Service Pack 2 and Windows 8. Do you think Microsoft will go App crazy with Windows 8? Do you think that Apple plays a part...
Chillout Room
Windows 7 network issues after OSX Lion upgrade
Hey so I am kind of a noob at this and I would like some help. Yesterday I upgraded my iMac from Snow Leopard to Lion. Since I did that I have not experienced any problems opening files from my windows 7 pc on the mac. However I have been having problems doing the opposite (opening mac files on...
Network & Sharing

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 07:06.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App