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Windows 7: Windows 7's first 100 days: So how were yours?

15 Nov 2009   #1
Night Hawk

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Windows 7's first 100 days: So how were yours?

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November 13th, 2009

Windows 7's first 100 days: So how were yours?

Posted by Zack Whittaker @ 6:35 am

It has been 100 days since the release-to-manufacturing copy of Windows 7 was available for download on MSDN and TechNet. Iíll put this very simply: I have never used an operating system which works so well, is as stable as it is, is aesthetically pleasing, and is a pleasure to use still even after three and a bit months.



There is nothing within Windows 7 which is particularly aimed at students or me specifically. The whole kit and kaboodle focuses on making it an all-inclusive ďexperienceĒ, but after using it for so long now the experience fades into the background, like a sickly cough in a lecture theatre.

At the end of the day, all you want to do is check your emails or whop out a quick essay. You donít particularly care about the experience and most of the time you donít notice the surroundings. Even with Windows 7, this hasnít changed.
More at: Windows 7's first 100 days: So how were yours? | iGeneration | ZDNet.com


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15 Nov 2009   #2
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

Had it for the last 2 months, and its the best OS from M$ ive ever used, makes it even better when uve used Vista beforehand
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15 Nov 2009   #3
gzt7d8

Windows 7 Professional (64bit)
 
 

Even though I haven't used the RTM version for 100 days, I've experienced no issues and have enjoyed this version.

This will be a great version of Windows, and I'm sure that people will adopt it have forget about XP and Vista.

Greg
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15 Nov 2009   #4
joel406

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/x86 Windows 7 Pro x64/x86 Windows 7 Home Premium x64/x86
 
 

Sliced bread has nothing on Windows 7!

It's the bomb!
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15 Nov 2009   #5
sleek

Windows 7 RC 7100 x64
 
 

Am running it at Work atm and have had the 7100 build for a while at home, no problems as of yet.
coming from WinXP Pro which i used for years and years (skipped vista altogether) it took a little time to get used to how things were and WHERE things were.
But once you learn it all, its not bad :)
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15 Nov 2009   #6
FredtheBlackLab

Windows 7
 
 

Been using it only since release date...happy as the devil since. Upgraded one PC and bought a new PC with 64 bit installed last week.
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15 Nov 2009   #7
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64
 
 

I signed up for testing 7 and ran the beta builds until the RCs were available where even those saw favorable results. That's been far longer then 100 days but 10 months now!

In all that time only one program surprizingly a newer version of one used for several years keeps running into problems were XP or Vista(likely Vista) will have to go back on a second drive once that is no longer seeing the 64bit RC still on. Hopefully the 32bit retail version will be able to run the older version of that program rather then a possible need to set up a dual boot of XP/Vista on the second OS drive there.
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15 Nov 2009   #8
armyslowrdr

windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
 
 

I am very pleased. Very minor things I had to figure out--but nothing burdensome or complex. 10/10.
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16 Nov 2009   #9
Fliplip

windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

More apps hanging with HP than i had with 7260 ( upgraded a few times to get there) but im happy.
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16 Nov 2009   #10
KazeNoKoe23

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Been using the RTM since day 1 essentially, and I couldn't be happier. I used to flip-flop between OS's, but with 7, I'll never be going back to XP or Vista.
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