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Do you find Windows 8 simple to use?

Survey period: 27 Aug 2012 to 3 Sep 2012

It's a loaded question, sure, but overall, do you find it an easy OS to use?

It's extremely simple and intuitive937.0293 votes, 7.02%
It's easy to use14210.72142 votes, 10.72%
It's not difficult to use1098.23109 votes, 8.23%
It's unintuitive and sometimes difficult to use22917.28229 votes, 17.28%
It's extremely difficult to use463.4746 votes, 3.47%
I have not used Windows 870653.28706 votes, 53.28%

GeneralIt sure is ugly for destop applications. Pin
John M. Drescher2-Sep-12 2:45
memberJohn M. Drescher2-Sep-12 2:45 
GeneralEasy to Use Pin
John R. Bandela31-Aug-12 18:00
memberJohn R. Bandela31-Aug-12 18:00 
GeneralGoing to install Pin
Swinkaran30-Aug-12 13:34
memberSwinkaran30-Aug-12 13:34 
GeneralTakes some getting used to Pin
ekolis30-Aug-12 10:02
memberekolis30-Aug-12 10:02 
AnswerLike using a Mac Pin
Yvan Rodrigues29-Aug-12 4:19
memberYvan Rodrigues29-Aug-12 4:19 
GeneralWindows 8.1 Pin
Forogar29-Aug-12 3:33
memberForogar29-Aug-12 3:33 
GeneralSuch negativity.... Pin
seunarayan29-Aug-12 3:13
memberseunarayan29-Aug-12 3:13 
I was a little unsure about Win8.
Yes, change can be uncomfortable. However, I have been using Windows 8 for some time now and I believe it was a mistake...NOT TO DO IT!! MS have been trailing far behind in the phone and tablet market for far too long. WP7.x / 8 may not have as many apps iOS and Android, but the fluidity and speed of it is 2nd to none. The Win8 OS is simply marvellous. It allows users to carry on with the more traditional desktop and embrace the Metro UI. It really isn't that hard to use and is extremely intuative. Embrace change!!! If MS didn't go down this route then there would have been 'nay-sayers' moaning about how MS is behind the times.
Of course...this is just MY opinion.
GeneralMicrosoft is crazy Pin
KarstenK28-Aug-12 22:21
memberKarstenK28-Aug-12 22:21 
GeneralToo Userfriendly Pin
Pasan Indeewara28-Aug-12 17:01
memberPasan Indeewara28-Aug-12 17:01 
GeneralMS is making a big mistake. Pin
Qwertie28-Aug-12 11:22
memberQwertie28-Aug-12 11:22 
GeneralRe: MS is making a big mistake. Pin
Rob Grainger28-Aug-12 22:09
memberRob Grainger28-Aug-12 22:09 
GeneralToo jarring to use Pin
cjb11028-Aug-12 2:19
membercjb11028-Aug-12 2:19 
GeneralOf course it's easy... Pin
Nagy Vilmos27-Aug-12 21:58
memberNagy Vilmos27-Aug-12 21:58 
GeneralI don't know what's true, but... Pin
Tom Clement27-Aug-12 7:31
mentorTom Clement27-Aug-12 7:31 
GeneralRe: I don't know what's true, but... Pin
Amol_B27-Aug-12 20:26
memberAmol_B27-Aug-12 20:26 
GeneralSmall learning curve then easy to use Pin
Jeremy Hutchinson27-Aug-12 3:31
memberJeremy Hutchinson27-Aug-12 3:31 
GeneralUnintuitive and easy to use Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic27-Aug-12 2:32
memberNemanja Trifunovic27-Aug-12 2:32 
GeneralRe: Unintuitive and easy to use Pin
Philip Stuyck31-Aug-12 6:14
memberPhilip Stuyck31-Aug-12 6:14 
GeneralConsidering the 60% .... Pin
Chris Meech27-Aug-12 2:03
memberChris Meech27-Aug-12 2:03 
GeneralRe: Considering the 60% .... Pin
Tim Corey27-Aug-12 2:13
memberTim Corey27-Aug-12 2:13 
GeneralRe: Considering the 60% .... Pin
ryanb3127-Aug-12 4:38
memberryanb3127-Aug-12 4:38 
GeneralRe: Considering the 60% .... Pin
Chris Meech27-Aug-12 5:21
memberChris Meech27-Aug-12 5:21 
GeneralRe: Considering the 60% .... Pin
ryanb3127-Aug-12 5:30
memberryanb3127-Aug-12 5:30 
GeneralRe: Considering the 60% .... Pin
Tbone198328-Aug-12 23:38
memberTbone198328-Aug-12 23:38 
GeneralFeels odd on a PC Pin
Dave Kerr26-Aug-12 21:35
mvpDave Kerr26-Aug-12 21:35 
GeneralRe: Feels odd on a PC Pin
Collin Jasnoch27-Aug-12 2:56
memberCollin Jasnoch27-Aug-12 2:56 
GeneralRe: Feels odd on a PC Pin
Dave Kerr27-Aug-12 4:17
mvpDave Kerr27-Aug-12 4:17 
GeneralRe: Feels odd on a PC Pin
Collin Jasnoch27-Aug-12 4:20
memberCollin Jasnoch27-Aug-12 4:20 
GeneralTry again in 6 months... :) Pin
AlexCode26-Aug-12 21:24
memberAlexCode26-Aug-12 21:24 
GeneralIts Nice but..... Pin
Amol_B26-Aug-12 21:13
memberAmol_B26-Aug-12 21:13 
GeneralDidn't use it yet Pin
Mohamed Mitwalli26-Aug-12 20:51
memberMohamed Mitwalli26-Aug-12 20:51 
GeneralRe: Didn't use it yet Pin
Dan Neely27-Aug-12 4:29
memberDan Neely27-Aug-12 4:29 
AnswerIt works, probably it is too soon to get a proper answer though Pin
Joan Murt26-Aug-12 20:27
memberJoan Murt26-Aug-12 20:27 
GeneralThe key for me... Pin
Liam O'Hagan26-Aug-12 19:12
memberLiam O'Hagan26-Aug-12 19:12 
GeneralRe: The key for me... Pin
Ashley van Gerven26-Aug-12 21:50
memberAshley van Gerven26-Aug-12 21:50 
GeneralToo early to get the big picture.... Pin
Lakamraju Raghuram26-Aug-12 18:37
memberLakamraju Raghuram26-Aug-12 18:37 
GeneralMy 2 cents... Pin
Mehdi Gholam26-Aug-12 18:33
mvpMehdi Gholam26-Aug-12 18:33 
GeneralRe: My 2 cents... Pin
Lakamraju Raghuram26-Aug-12 18:44
memberLakamraju Raghuram26-Aug-12 18:44 

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