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Windows 7: Anybody tired of Aero?

17 Aug 2009   #1

Anybody tired of Aero?

Am I the only one that's kind of annoyed by the Aero GUI as of now? The transparency/blurring is really unnecessary. I think Windows should've gone with a Matte Shiny Plastic visual style, akin to Mac OS X.

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17 Aug 2009   #2


I tired of it within 30 minutes. It is pretty, though.
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17 Aug 2009   #3


I like it.
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17 Aug 2009   #4

Windows 7™ Home Premium x64/Sony PS3 XrossMediaBar™ FW 3.30/Sony PSP XrossMediaBar™ FW 6.20

It sure beats the crap outta Win9X and XP themes
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17 Aug 2009   #5
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1

yes - i saw right through it straight away.
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17 Aug 2009   #6


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17 Aug 2009   #7

W7 64b - Leopard 10.6.2 - Ubuntu 10.10 (MBP Snow Leopard 10.6.3)

If MS imitates Mac OSX style all hell will break lose :)
The biggest benefit is that it looks good on all wallpapers!
You can always look for new themes...
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17 Aug 2009   #8


First thing I do is turn off transparency and transition effects.
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17 Aug 2009   #9

Win7 Build 7600 x86

Personally I couldn't care less for looks.

Once I'm working on the machine I don't think about it.

I love the functionality of Win7.

Almost any thing that took me 4 or 5 clicks on XP, (never mind Vista), I can do with 1 or 2 now.

Especially the Libraries are a gift.
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17 Aug 2009   #10

Windows7 Enterprise SP1 x64 (Technet)

Aero is the best UI created by Microsoft...

I love the glass effect...
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 Anybody tired of Aero?

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