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Windows 7: Is Microsoft changing policy on System Builder licensing for Windows 8

14 Jul 2012   #51
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I've seen tons of Macs in anything involving creative arts, publishing, etc. Every musician person that I know has a Mac. In fact, even as a Windows and online based application software shop, we have lots of developers turning to Mac's to do their programming. Even our team leader of my department which runs about 70% Linux and 30% Windows and even has a Windows phone is currently using a Mac Book for his day to day machine.


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14 Jul 2012   #52
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

My son is a "musician person" amongst other things and composes using Sibelius (the leading music composition and score writing software used by professionals) on a Windows 7 PC.
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14 Jul 2012   #53
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Main lap Asus ROG 7 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mjf View Post
My son is a "musician person" amongst other things and composes using Sibelius on a Windows 7 PC.
Yeah MJF I don't quite see the connection either - but there again I am biased I suppose.
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