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: Why are you testing Win 7?

23 Mar 2009   #31
mxosder16

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Quote:
A while back MS offered a fixed number of people a free dvd of either vista ultimate or office 2007 for allowing them to collect extra info from their comps for a certain period of time. You had to send an email and then they got back to you if selected. There's an old thread around about it, but I can't find it at the moment.
i think this is what you were looking for
Welcome - Windows Feedback Program


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
23 Mar 2009   #32
Iknewitwin7

Windows 7 Pro x64 & Win7 Pre x64 / Ubuntu 9.10 Beta
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Check my sig on that one.

~Lordbob

I didn't see Diamond's post a link for Windows 8 yet
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Mar 2009   #33
Chappy

Vista Ult 64bit - Windows 7 Ult 7264 64bit
 
 

Cause I like to BREAK NEW THINGS!!


Heh-hehheh
Well to be honest, it's that and a combination of what others are already saying. If we as "Helpers" want to be able to stay current, we have to get the newest ASAP and get into all the little nooks and cranny's it has to see what new nooks and cranny's it has to get into (am I speeking in circles here?)

Plus I've been beta testing stuff since early last decade so why stop there, especially when it's Free and the darn thing works!!
Although I am having more issues with 7057 than any other build so far, I also know it's an Internal build and not destined for everyday use like 7000 was, and I still want to see where they're going with things. Personally, I don't like the new Control Panel icon, it looks flat and dull. I think they could've made more use of the older icon but make it more translucent looking and maybe more detail. This new one looks like something a new icon developer would put out in a trial pack or something.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

24 Mar 2009   #34
laxu

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Wutsigu View Post
I'm not "testing" Win7, I'm using it! I'll never install any Vista again, because Win7 is better IMHO. It already runs stable, fast and reliable. All the software I need works, all devices I use are supported (or the Vista drivers work). So I'm using it as my production system and I'll never look back.

Regards!
Same for me. I wasn't entirely happy with the Vista user experience, especially since I had been running OSX on my machine as well. Now I'm happier using Win7 than OSX!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Mar 2009   #35
garysgold

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by redsoxm16 View Post
i think this is what you were looking for
Welcome - Windows Feedback Program
Hello redsoxm16,

Actually I was thinking of a thread here on Seven Forums, but that has the email address in it so it works. Thanks.

Gary
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Mar 2009   #36
sergiogarcia9

 

I'm also using it as my main OS, because i got tired of vista and wanted to try something new... first i tried with linux...dissaster! :/ then i installed win 7 and im been using it since build 6801...I guess im "Testing" it because i want to
Follow the development of Win 7.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Mar 2009   #37
patrickt

Windows7 beta 7000
 
 

I didn't hate Vista but it wasn't anything to cheer about either. I downloaded Windows7 beta to try it out so I'd know if I wanted to buy it when it hits the market. I liked it well enough, and it was stable enough, to become my OS on both my desktop and my netbook. I recently moved to 64-bit and right now that will be my choice to purchase for the desktop when the time comes. I don't mess with the versions in the wild, though. 7000 is good for me.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Why are you testing Win 7?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Testing New psu
My uncle's old psu broke. I needed to upgrade my psu anyway, so I gave him my old one and bought Seasonic S12II 620 Watts. Now, I'm a bit rusty at assembling new pc. The Pc boots up, seems to be okay. But is there any way to see if PC is getting right voltages in different components of the rig? If...
Hardware & Devices
Testing my rig
Hey, I bought not long ago a CPU/RAM and MOBO as a second hand from a person. They still have a 2.5 year warranty left. I would like to check if my system performs as it should. I didn't have any special errors our problems and I run pretty stable I guess. Not really happy with performence...
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
PSU Testing
Here is a rewrite of the PSU Test. https://www.sevenforums.com/vip/257690-psu-how-test-3.html#post2130086 Before attempting the following PSU test, power system off and pull the power plug or flip the PSU switch off, whichever applies. Do not open the PSU's case! It can carry a lethal dose of...
Hardware & Devices


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 14:05.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App