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Do you defend the reputation of Windows Vista?   [Edit]

Survey period: 27 Oct 2008 to 3 Nov 2008

When friends, family or colleagues say "Vista Is Crap, [Other Technology] is better" what do you do?

OptionVotes% 
I usually argue that Vista is (overall) a better choice36820.87
I usually discuss the pros and cons of each OS in a balanced manner47727.06
I usually agree that Vista is crap60334.20
I avoid these arguments. Each to their own.31517.87



 
GeneralAll operating systems suck Pin
Peter Josefsson Sweden27-Oct-08 5:00
MemberPeter Josefsson Sweden27-Oct-08 5:00 
GeneralRe: All operating systems suck Pin
ed welch27-Oct-08 7:36
Membered welch27-Oct-08 7:36 
GeneralRe: All operating systems suck Pin
PIEBALDconsult28-Oct-08 11:07
professionalPIEBALDconsult28-Oct-08 11:07 
GeneralRe: All operating systems suck Pin
Peter Josefsson Sweden28-Oct-08 22:11
MemberPeter Josefsson Sweden28-Oct-08 22:11 
GeneralRe: All operating systems suck Pin
PIEBALDconsult28-Oct-08 10:49
professionalPIEBALDconsult28-Oct-08 10:49 
GeneralOld XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
Joe Q27-Oct-08 2:22
MemberJoe Q27-Oct-08 2:22 
JokeRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
Owen3727-Oct-08 4:50
MemberOwen3727-Oct-08 4:50 
GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
Joe Q27-Oct-08 5:16
MemberJoe Q27-Oct-08 5:16 
Owen37 wrote:
FWIW. They're both slow, though.... Let's just go back to DOS. Took less than 15 seconds to boot Poke tongue | ;-P


I use Linux at home and it makes me frustrated at how slow Windows boots up. But it does take up to 30 seconds.


GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
John M. Drescher27-Oct-08 5:22
MemberJohn M. Drescher27-Oct-08 5:22 
GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
DarthDana27-Oct-08 6:05
professionalDarthDana27-Oct-08 6:05 
GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
Roger Wright27-Oct-08 18:25
professionalRoger Wright27-Oct-08 18:25 
GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
Jeremy Falcon30-Oct-08 9:47
professionalJeremy Falcon30-Oct-08 9:47 
GeneralRe: Old XP and Vista in a boot up race. Pin
John M. Drescher30-Oct-08 9:53
MemberJohn M. Drescher30-Oct-08 9:53 
GeneralOptions 2 and 3 are not mutually exclusive Pin
Vikram A Punathambekar27-Oct-08 2:15
MemberVikram A Punathambekar27-Oct-08 2:15 
GeneralRe: Options 2 and 3 are not mutually exclusive Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Oct-08 18:17
professionalPIEBALDconsult27-Oct-08 18:17 
GeneralEnjoy Vista.... Gave up XP a year ago.... Not looking back Pin
rdskill27-Oct-08 2:05
Memberrdskill27-Oct-08 2:05 
GeneralRe: Enjoy Vista.... Gave up XP a year ago.... Not looking back Pin
keithblack27-Oct-08 2:20
Memberkeithblack27-Oct-08 2:20 
GeneralRe: Enjoy Vista.... Gave up XP a year ago.... Not looking back Pin
Anthony_Spivey27-Oct-08 7:10
MemberAnthony_Spivey27-Oct-08 7:10 
GeneralRe: Enjoy Vista.... Gave up XP a year ago.... Not looking back Pin
Stewart McGuire27-Oct-08 7:37
MemberStewart McGuire27-Oct-08 7:37 
GeneralRe: Enjoy Vista.... Gave up XP a year ago.... Not looking back Pin
El Corazon27-Oct-08 7:35
MemberEl Corazon27-Oct-08 7:35 
GeneralVista is just another dance Pin
BillWoodruff26-Oct-08 23:50
mveBillWoodruff26-Oct-08 23:50 
GeneralEither or Pin
reshi99926-Oct-08 23:43
Memberreshi99926-Oct-08 23:43 
GeneralRe: Either or Pin
sucram27-Oct-08 2:26
Membersucram27-Oct-08 2:26 
GeneralRe: Either or Pin
reshi99927-Oct-08 2:54
Memberreshi99927-Oct-08 2:54 
GeneralRe: Either or Pin
sucram27-Oct-08 21:19
Membersucram27-Oct-08 21:19 

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