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Windows 7: Microsoft Can't Sell Windows 8, So It's Giving It Away

07 Mar 2014   #51
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Best is to upgrade nothing. If you have a good working system, why go thru the trouble.


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07 Mar 2014   #52
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Best is to upgrade nothing. If you have a good working system, why go thru the trouble.
Ha!
What if you break a piece of hardware? Z77 boards begins to be rare to retailers, is coming Broadwell!!

As support extend to 2020 for Windows 7 i do not expect my system running that long!
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07 Mar 2014   #53
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Best is to upgrade nothing. If you have a good working system, why go thru the trouble.
Ha!
What if you break a piece of hardware? Z77 boards begins to be rare to retailers, is coming Broadwell!!

As support extend to 2020 for Windows 7 i do not expect my system running that long!
You are not supposed to break anything.
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07 Mar 2014   #54
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

whs...I which you to come back to Germany in winter as for a punishment!
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07 Mar 2014   #55
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
whs...I which you to come back to Germany in winter as for a punishment!
Well, in todays weather forecast for Germany they were talking about 22C for Sunday. That's warmer than here.


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07 Mar 2014   #56
nobodyspecial

Windows
 
 

nobodyspecial run his windows7 for 6?~ years now without trouble no anti virus no malware protection just use brain and it 100% as when nobodyspecial install it only action i take is to make special reinstall disc with all my important things such as drivers and i redo this every 6 months i have ehhh i count discs....ehh too many to count haha
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07 Mar 2014   #57
nobodyspecial

Windows
 
 

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whs...I which you to come back to Germany in winter as for a punishment!
Well, in todays weather forecast for Germany they were talking about 22C for Sunday. That's warmer than here.
nobodyspecial take peek at his homemade thermometer/barometer/sling psychrometer/wind guage (yes nobodyspecial afraid of the weather) and it tell me it is 4 celsius brrrr i go put on another sweater because no need to put on pants
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08 Mar 2014   #58
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by nobodyspecial View Post
nobodyspecial run his windows7 for 6?~ years now without trouble no anti virus no malware protection just use brain and it 100% as when nobodyspecial install it only action i take is to make special reinstall disc with all my important things such as drivers and i redo this every 6 months i have ehhh i count discs....ehh too many to count haha
This is better handled by backup imaging, which will reimage your C drive in 20 minutes to the exact state as when you made the image.
Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
Macrium - Image your system
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08 Mar 2014   #59
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

This is my more recent Macrium tutorial: Imaging with free Macrium
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08 Mar 2014   #60
nobodyspecial

Windows
 
 

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This is my more recent Macrium tutorial: Imaging with free Macrium
.much thanks whs i have put it on my primary task list of objectives to look at and since you seem knowledgeable in this program i may return with questions
.i will try on a secondary pc first as my primary is my baby and secondary is test machine :] thank you have good day
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