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Will you be upgrading to Windows 8?

Survey period: 22 Oct 2012 to 29 Oct 2012

Windows 8 is officially released this week. Will you move on up?

I already use Windows 8 as my primary OS26412.12264 votes, 12.12%
I have Windows 8 on one of my machines23910.97239 votes, 10.97%
I plan on upgrading to Windows 8 as my primary OS23110.60231 votes, 10.60%
I plan on installing Windows 8 on a machine36116.57361 votes, 16.57%
I'm not sure29313.45293 votes, 13.45%
I don't think so25911.89259 votes, 11.89%
No - I have no plans to use Windows 853224.41532 votes, 24.41%

GeneralYes Pin
Ali Javani10-Apr-13 21:22
memberAli Javani10-Apr-13 21:22 
GeneralStatistic! Pin
Thornik29-Oct-12 8:19
memberThornik29-Oct-12 8:19 
GeneralSurface convinced me to switch all of my PCs to WIndows 8 Pin
Wes Grant27-Oct-12 2:47
memberWes Grant27-Oct-12 2:47 
GeneralWin 8... Pin
Kevin Marois26-Oct-12 13:29
memberKevin Marois26-Oct-12 13:29 
GeneralME, Bob, Windows 8 Pin
Forogar26-Oct-12 6:01
memberForogar26-Oct-12 6:01 
GeneralWindows 9 Pin
Norm .net25-Oct-12 1:06
groupNorm .net25-Oct-12 1:06 
GeneralRe: Windows 9 Pin
Vasudevan Deepak Kumar25-Oct-12 1:12
memberVasudevan Deepak Kumar25-Oct-12 1:12 
GeneralRe: Windows 9 Pin
Norm .net25-Oct-12 1:55
groupNorm .net25-Oct-12 1:55 
GeneralRe: Windows 9 Pin
OriginalGriff28-Oct-12 5:17
mvpOriginalGriff28-Oct-12 5:17 
GeneralHope this is the last version of Windows! Pin
Vasudevan Deepak Kumar24-Oct-12 5:01
memberVasudevan Deepak Kumar24-Oct-12 5:01 
GeneralRe: Hope this is the last version of Windows! Pin
Norm .net25-Oct-12 1:56
groupNorm .net25-Oct-12 1:56 
GeneralWindows OS are like Star Trek Movies Pin
quinton196923-Oct-12 6:50
memberquinton196923-Oct-12 6:50 
GeneralTechnology need changes and Darwin said the same Pin
_ Kunal Chowdhury _23-Oct-12 6:39
mvp_ Kunal Chowdhury _23-Oct-12 6:39 
Yes, you are right. As in real world we need changes to live in this world, similarly we need changes in Technology front (even in OS) and opt-out it. Windows 8 brings a new styled OS in Microsoft platform and people should adopt it. Believe me guys, I am using it since it was first released publicly and it improved a lot in the RTM, which I am using for more than a month.

For the first time user, it is difficult to use it as it is missing the Start menu but after few days you will like it definitely. The performance that I noticed in Windows 8 is far far better than the previous OS (at least IMO).

Does any one has any other opinion on that (+ve or -ve)?
Regards - Kunal Chowdhury
Microsoft MVP (Silverlight) | Codeproject MVP & Mentor | Telerik MVP & Insider

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GeneralA little from column D, a little from Column C Pin
Dan Neely23-Oct-12 5:26
memberDan Neely23-Oct-12 5:26 
Generalsuggest for university project Pin
hasani200723-Oct-12 1:04
memberhasani200723-Oct-12 1:04 
GeneralRe: suggest for university project Pin
Vasudevan Deepak Kumar23-Oct-12 6:34
memberVasudevan Deepak Kumar23-Oct-12 6:34 
GeneralRe: suggest for university project Pin
Naerling24-Oct-12 5:05
memberNaerling24-Oct-12 5:05 
GeneralWaiting service pack Pin
dcube922-Oct-12 23:13
memberdcube922-Oct-12 23:13 
GeneralRe: Waiting service pack Pin
Dan Neely23-Oct-12 5:31
memberDan Neely23-Oct-12 5:31 
GeneralRe: Waiting service pack Pin
dcube927-Oct-12 6:02
memberdcube927-Oct-12 6:02 
GeneralPeople are typically reluctant to changes Pin
Pasan Indeewara22-Oct-12 19:59
memberPasan Indeewara22-Oct-12 19:59 
GeneralI used to think that Windows 8 is a bad thing Pin
hinst22-Oct-12 10:25
memberhinst22-Oct-12 10:25 
GeneralRe: I used to think that Windows 8 is a bad thing Pin
bitterskittles23-Oct-12 1:31
memberbitterskittles23-Oct-12 1:31 
GeneralRe: I used to think that Windows 8 is a bad thing Pin
Forogar26-Oct-12 6:02
memberForogar26-Oct-12 6:02 
GeneralI'm being optimistic - I'm moving to Win8 Pin
Tim Corey22-Oct-12 8:49
memberTim Corey22-Oct-12 8:49 
GeneralRe: I'm being optimistic - I'm moving to Win8 Pin
TheCardinal22-Oct-12 21:54
memberTheCardinal22-Oct-12 21:54 
GeneralRe: I'm being optimistic - I'm moving to Win8 Pin
butchzn24-Oct-12 2:00
memberbutchzn24-Oct-12 2:00 
GeneralRe: I'm being optimistic - I'm moving to Win8 Pin
Norm .net25-Oct-12 1:58
groupNorm .net25-Oct-12 1:58 
GeneralRe: I'm being optimistic - I'm moving to Win8 Pin
Norm .net25-Oct-12 1:57
groupNorm .net25-Oct-12 1:57 
GeneralNo plans at the moment Pin
Nelek22-Oct-12 5:55
memberNelek22-Oct-12 5:55 
GeneralRe: No plans at the moment Pin
Clifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:56
memberClifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:56 
GeneralWindows 8 reminds me too much of Microsoft Bob Pin
Michael Bergman22-Oct-12 5:25
memberMichael Bergman22-Oct-12 5:25 
GeneralRe: Windows 8 reminds me too much of Microsoft Bob Pin
ryanb3122-Oct-12 5:30
memberryanb3122-Oct-12 5:30 
GeneralRe: Windows 8 reminds me too much of Microsoft Bob Pin
Clifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:53
memberClifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:53 
GeneralXP Pin
Clifford Nelson22-Oct-12 5:08
memberClifford Nelson22-Oct-12 5:08 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
bitterskittles22-Oct-12 6:59
memberbitterskittles22-Oct-12 6:59 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson22-Oct-12 11:23
memberClifford Nelson22-Oct-12 11:23 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
Sperneder Patrick22-Oct-12 19:20
memberSperneder Patrick22-Oct-12 19:20 
AnswerRe: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson23-Oct-12 6:09
memberClifford Nelson23-Oct-12 6:09 
AnswerVoted Down: Re: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson24-Oct-12 5:14
memberClifford Nelson24-Oct-12 5:14 
AnswerRe: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson24-Oct-12 5:17
memberClifford Nelson24-Oct-12 5:17 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
mark merrens25-Oct-12 9:01
membermark merrens25-Oct-12 9:01 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:49
memberClifford Nelson25-Oct-12 9:49 
GeneralRe: XP Pin
mark merrens25-Oct-12 11:54
membermark merrens25-Oct-12 11:54 
AnswerRe: XP Pin
Clifford Nelson26-Oct-12 5:36
memberClifford Nelson26-Oct-12 5:36 
GeneralOnly if there's a compelling reason Pin
lewax0022-Oct-12 4:22
memberlewax0022-Oct-12 4:22 
GeneralI've used it for a few hours so far. Pin
Yvan Rodrigues22-Oct-12 4:00
memberYvan Rodrigues22-Oct-12 4:00 
GeneralAt home, or at work? Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic22-Oct-12 3:00
memberNemanja Trifunovic22-Oct-12 3:00 
GeneralI'm waiting for Windows 10 code name WonTon Pin
Mike Hankey22-Oct-12 2:36
memberMike Hankey22-Oct-12 2:36 
GeneralM'Heart Ain't In It Pin
W Balboos22-Oct-12 2:11
memberW Balboos22-Oct-12 2:11 

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