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Windows 7: What do you use your computer for?

15 Mar 2010   #1
StealthyBoss

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit and 64 bit
 
 
What do you use your computer for?

just thought id make this thread to see what people do most of the time when on there computers/laptops.

me? i use mine for web browsing (duh), watching movies and playing games, thats about it lol...

what about you guys?


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15 Mar 2010   #2
mitchell65

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Here's my main things:
Video editing, photo editing, keeping in touch with friends and relatives by emails, information, astronomy, very little browsing.
Oh and spending too much time on Fora (Yes that's the plural of Forum hence the info part.)
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15 Mar 2010   #3
dobknobby

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hmm...

I use mine for about everything, Movies, Downloading, Gaming, Web browsing, Running my business... Absolutely Everything! Lol
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15 Mar 2010   #4
Fantail

7 x64 | 7 x64
 
 

Editing / maintaining web pages for a club.
Browsing, a few forums to participate in.
Shopping and some bill paying, insurance for example.
Netfix and other media such as hulu.
A little game file modding & playing a few games.
Personal contacts & e-mail, plus a few dirty notes for the girlfriend, it's a thing we do and she likes it.
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15 Mar 2010   #5
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Email, visiting various forums (computer, motorcycle, firearms, kayaking), news, shopping, financial management (read paying bills), research, photograph editing, and staying in touch with my kids and grand kids who are scattered all over the country. The only games on my computer are the MS games; but I will reinstall Flight Simulator.
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15 Mar 2010   #6
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi guys
Doesn't anybody EARN money from them like "Day Trading" or dealing in Futures on the Stock exchange etc etc.

What about Pro musicians, authors, journalists, pro photographers, fashion designers, architechts etc etc.

Not forgetting Scientists such as Volcanologists taking Laptops into places like Mt Etna to measure toxic gases etc.

Surely there are people out there doing "Real Work" with computers.

Cheers
jimbo
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15 Mar 2010   #7
Ajulian

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 BITS
 
 

Shopping / Study / Games / Work / Friends / Television / Movies / Research / News / laughs and a lot more things =)
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15 Mar 2010   #8
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Mainly for gaming, web browsing, Movies, Music
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15 Mar 2010   #9
Win7User512

Windows 7 x64 / Same
 
 

Everything under the sun.
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15 Mar 2010   #10
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
Hi guys
Doesn't anybody EARN money from them like "Day Trading" or dealing in Futures on the Stock exchange etc etc.

What about Pro musicians, authors, journalists, pro photographers, fashion designers, architechts etc etc.

Not forgetting Scientists such as Volcanologists taking Laptops into places like Mt Etna to measure toxic gases etc.

Surely there are people out there doing "Real Work" with computers.

Cheers
jimbo
Work is a four letter word!
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