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Windows 7: Windows 7 hot on XP's tail as top operating system

02 Jul 2012   #1

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
Windows 7 hot on XP's tail as top operating system

Microsoft's Windows 7 is about to beat XP as the world's leading operating system, at least according to new data from Net Applications.

For the month of June, Windows 7 scored a market share of 41.6 percent versus XP with 43.6 percent, the narrowest gap between the two since Windows 7 debuted in 2009.
Read more at:
Windows 7 hot on XP's tail as top operating system | Microsoft - CNET News

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02 Jul 2012   #2

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1

*Checks my member status*

Yep, it's shaping up very nicely to be new XP, and will easily last another 7 - 10 years while we wait for the new and improved Windows 9 : Desktop Edition for Businesses, Enterprises and Datacenters.

Pushing that inane interface (metro) even for the Server edition of Windows 8 was the last straw.

No fisher price tiles for me, thank you very much!
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02 Jul 2012   #3


No problems with it so far as a gamer, except for all those titles x64 breaks. Meh. Everything else is hunky dory though.
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03 Jul 2012   #4
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Windows 7 on majority of PCs for the first time

Figures from StatCounter show Microsoft's latest operating system, Windows 7, is now on the majority of all PCs, overtaking Windows XP after three years.

A Guy
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04 Jul 2012   #5

Windows 10 64bit

Glad to know more people are moving on from xp to 7. :)
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