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: Win7 to Win10 Possibilities?

24 Jan 2015   #31

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by despuit View Post
As I said before for me it's about functionality. I understand how it is organised, I just don't see the point in all of it. Everything I need is on the desktop now, doesn't add anything for my personalised expirence to have a metro UI. With windows 7 I know the resources running and shutdown every thing but a command prompt to access any programs. What ever speed increases you see you can replicate them locally by learning how it works. Though I agree windows 10 is better over 8. Will stick to windows 7 though until the new hardware revolusition begins and they can't operate this type of code anymore on new hardware period as I don't need those additonal resources or functions. If it works without any lag, there is no need to change it.
That's what I meant when I said:
It's everyone's decision on what OS gets installed and operated on their machine.
Win7, Win8.1 and Win10 are all good Operating Systems.
Each one improves on the previous version.
There's more to the OS than the GUI, but that's what you see - if you don't like what you see, you won't use it

If you're happy with Win7, it is a good OS. Stick with what you know and like. I'm not trying to convince anyone to change ... but the free upgrade offer is something everyone should seriously consider.

That's all I was trying to say. The good thing is I think we found some common ground.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Jan 2015   #32
Microsoft MVP


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Cortana needs to be more interative, not just open a Google page for italian restaurants when I ask. Why isn't location already known?
Just another toy that makes good demos - after weeks of preparations and tuning. Or do you really think you will ever get what they demo'd
It's said to be able to learn, so I should have already know or have asked my location and figured that in.

I meant Bing search, which is fine if that's what it wants to give me back an answer but I don't want to look at Bing myself. I want a reply based on my present location or a different one if I give that. If it can't do something that simple then it needs more work, or it needs to say it has to get to know me better and ask me initialization questions. Until then it's annoying.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Jan 2015   #33
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

It's said to be able to learn, so I should have already know or have asked my location and figured that in.
It's like the speech recognition thing. It probably needs 10 years of learning before it can spell 'mama'.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

24 Jan 2015   #34

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

It would only take HAL 10 seconds :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Win7 to Win10 Possibilities?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Win7 vs Win10
Windows 10 is very slow than Windows 7 Windows 10 uses lots of resources than Windows 7 windows 10 uses lots of background processes than windows 7
Chillout Room
Clean install win7 on win10 pc
I upgraded from win7 pro to win10 as advised by my pc supplier for ongoing support for the future I was running some security locked third party software protected by crypkey which was working fine udates to WIN10 when errors started to occur -to the point that after latest update -which Igather...
Installation & Setup
win7 to win10 weird issue
hello, i upgraded to win10pro from win7ultimate. After completion, i noticed that office2013 and foxitpdf applications did not launch after clicking on their shortcut or their exe in the respective folders. Neither did associated files open, ie clicking on an excel workbook file, failed to launch...
Installation & Setup
Can I go back to Win7 after the first month of Win10
My Grandson can't get Windows 7 back & hates Windows 10. He is into gaming & says none of his games work right on Win 10. His games won't play really at all the have problems with FPS and lots of errors when the game starts up. I hope that somebody can help me with this. Many thanks, MamaWolf
General Discussion
I'm staying with WIN7 and not Win10
I installed Windows 10 on my travel touchscreen laptop because it has Windows 8.1. It works OK but my desktop will stay Windows 7 as long as I can. I feel Win7 is very stable and for most regular users it works well. How about you? Will you stay with Win7 and not upgrade?
General Discussion

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 20:56.
Twitter Facebook Google+