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Windows 7: Which is your favorite search engine

View Poll Results: Please select your number one search engine
Google 56 78.87%
Yahoo 1 1.41%
Bing 10 14.08%
Ask 1 1.41%
Other 3 4.23%
Voters: 71. You may not vote on this poll

15 Sep 2010   #11

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

Its Google for me, although in my quick search bar i have ask defaulting itself to the top of my list i can remove it completely but every time i start my browser i get the blooming ask default.

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15 Sep 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Google other than the new instant search makes the browser act wierd...
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15 Sep 2010   #13

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit

If you are using MS OS use the search engine for it, Bing.

I think Google is over rated.
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15 Sep 2010   #14

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

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15 Sep 2010   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wysiwyg View Post
I think Google is over rated.
I agree. I use Bing. As I've said in the past, though Google does generate more raw results, Bing generates useful results. Plus Bing's image and video search rock.
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16 Sep 2010   #16

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I use google exclusively. I actually prefer the new style of the image search.

I did like Kartoo when it came out, the visual style was something completely new to me
but very intuitive. I just found out it was killed off early this year
I didnt really use it "in anger" but it was a clever idea IMO.

I havent persuaded myself to investigate bing! yet
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16 Sep 2010   #17

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lemur View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bjproc View Post
google, but i'm not liking what they have done with the images pages now, i liked it better the old way
Yeah, what's up with that?
Looks like they tried to expand on Bing's image search format, but made a right mess of it.
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16 Sep 2010   #18

Windows 8.1 Pro x64

And my vote goes to...........Drum Roll!!!........... GOOGLE!!

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16 Sep 2010   #19

7 Home Premium (64bit)

I've used google since before google was trendy,... I'm pretty much just used to it now, and I also hate what they did to images.
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16 Sep 2010   #20

Windows 7 Professional 32bit

Google is my preference, next is Yahoo

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