(untitled). . mete windows 8 can suck my dick I how far technology has come. I've been using windows 8, and if you just stick to the desktop and ignore those weird square things, it's identical to windows 7.
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#18 - pappathethird (12/08/2013) [-]
Operation system that can perform oral ...
User avatar #5 - ThatsSoFunnyHeHe (12/08/2013) [-]
I've been using windows 8, and if you just stick to the desktop and ignore those weird square things, it's identical to windows 7.
User avatar #48 to #5 - jasonmaki (12/09/2013) [-]
except the original start button which is something i use all the ******* time
User avatar #53 to #48 - faktura (12/09/2013) [-]
Well you can add that back with a simpel add-on, so no worries there
User avatar #130 to #53 - mondominiman (12/09/2013) [-]
I've tried that add on and it just ****** everything up for me. It showed up once then the pop up was frozen and then the button never showed up again.
#111 to #53 - notjewelry (12/09/2013) [-]
User avatar #150 to #48 - fallenstar (12/09/2013) [-]
update to windows 8.1 it has the start button
User avatar #173 to #150 - jasonmaki (12/09/2013) [-]
yes but it doesnt have the same function as the original one which is what i want
User avatar #68 to #5 - Grom (12/09/2013) [-]
I have windows 8 on a touch screen laptop, and I actually like it
User avatar #103 to #5 - iamaniceperson (12/09/2013) [-]
I use classic shell on Win8. Works great.
#120 to #5 - anon (12/09/2013) [-]
it changes the a lot of system and made it difficult to customize. As the only technician in a company of 100's, I say windows 8 made my job even worse.
#125 to #5 - leswag (12/09/2013) [-]
The desktop is a better windows 7. The start menu can be useful if you set it up a bit. Apps are generally useless, but the occasional one (mainly songza, netflix, and some default ones) are nice. If you can deal with change like a normal person, windows 8 is better than 7.
User avatar #132 to #5 - JimChillino (12/09/2013) [-]
install "START IS BACK"

problem solved. w8x64 is superior to 7.
User avatar #133 to #132 - ThatsSoFunnyHeHe (12/09/2013) [-]
I don't even miss the start button. I only used it to find applications, and now I just use the search button for that.
#58 to #5 - captainpatters (12/09/2013) [-]
...I like windows 8
User avatar #148 to #5 - darrensankari (12/09/2013) [-]
"Classic Shell" solves that problem
#171 to #5 - anon (12/09/2013) [-]
most win7/xp users now..
most win7/xp users now..
User avatar #24 to #5 - ugoboom ONLINE (12/08/2013) [-]
except RIP Aero
#155 to #5 - anon (12/09/2013) [-]
#19 to #5 - alliatus (12/08/2013) [-]
I hear it's also slightly faster. (5% or something) So if you're a frame whore like me it's perfect.
#39 to #19 - anon (12/08/2013) [-]
Start up and shutdown are much faster than that though. I nearly halved my startup time by going with 8.
User avatar #32 to #5 - Jameshaich (12/08/2013) [-]
I think the start menu is really easy to use.
I just do not use the apps.
User avatar #11 to #5 - drastronomy (12/08/2013) [-]
STARTISBACK is the ****

gives the start back, bro
User avatar #9 to #5 - enamis (12/08/2013) [-]
same here, it was a fumble at first but now im used to it
User avatar #140 to #5 - kaitora (12/09/2013) [-]
I think it's way better than Win7
User avatar #17 to #5 - vit (12/08/2013) [-]
So rather than using Win 7, you are ignoring what makes Win8 Windows 8 and use it as much as Win 7 as possible?

Your choice brah
#38 to #17 - anon (12/08/2013) [-]
Well, it is also faster, and does come with a few miscellaneous benefits.

Mostly just a faster Win 7 though.
#49 to #17 - anon (12/09/2013) [-]
win8 takes up less RAM and will soon be more compatible with stuff than win7... or so i've heard.
User avatar #165 to #49 - luckyshotdk (12/09/2013) [-]
Just download some more RAM duh
#128 to #17 - noobslaya (12/09/2013) [-]
A lot of the most current laptops have their BIOS locked so that nothing before Windows 8 can be installed.
Well it can, but with way more effort than you'd like to spend on something that should be simple.
User avatar #139 to #128 - capslockftw (12/09/2013) [-]
1st problem: I find it difficult to believe that they can actually lock it
2nd problem: bios access is not required to replace windows 8
#168 to #139 - anon (12/09/2013) [-]
1st: **** you
2nd: Eat my dick faggot
User avatar #172 to #168 - capslockftw (12/09/2013) [-]
THE **** WHY DA **** MUST YOFK.... oh wait, im white; huehuehue
#10 - sixty (12/08/2013) [-]
Lucky bastard, my Mac only tickles my balls
User avatar #137 to #10 - Kxania (12/09/2013) [-]
Yeah, Linux only rustles my jimmies.
#57 to #10 - bdub (12/09/2013) [-]
That's weird. I thought Macs were designed specifically to **** you in the ass.
#60 to #57 - sixty (12/09/2013) [-]
I'm pretty sure that job is for Cable Television
I'm pretty sure that job is for Cable Television
#12 to #10 - kuchinawa (12/08/2013) [-]
Then you're doing it wrong. Mac can also suck it dry... Your wallet that is
#13 to #12 - sixty (12/08/2013) [-]
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#119 - thesoulless ONLINE (12/09/2013) [-]
#8 - haqq (12/08/2013) [-]
I can't believe how far technology has cum   
 huehuehue get it cause blowjobs and semen
I can't believe how far technology has cum
huehuehue get it cause blowjobs and semen
User avatar #63 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
i have windows 8

it definitely took some getting used to, but overall i think its actually pretty good

except skype. ************* win8 skype is the ********* **** that ever ******* **** . holy **** . its so ****
User avatar #66 to #63 - choosename (12/09/2013) [-]
use desktop skype.
User avatar #67 to #66 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
i use desktop skype for another purpose. i use both. but win8 just suck
User avatar #98 to #67 - aidansofunny (12/09/2013) [-]
are you also a touchscreen computer user? if so, gaymarriagepls.jpg
User avatar #99 to #98 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
and no. why
User avatar #101 to #99 - aidansofunny (12/09/2013) [-]
got dat 2 in 1 laptop doe
User avatar #102 to #101 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
User avatar #69 to #67 - captinchikin (12/09/2013) [-]
Your dick?
User avatar #70 to #69 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
sadly no
User avatar #71 to #70 - captinchikin (12/09/2013) [-]
User avatar #74 to #63 - markertemp (12/09/2013) [-]
There's a problem with your theory. Skype is slow as **** everywhere. You could have a supercomputer with superinternet, and Skype would still suck royal donkey ass.
User avatar #76 to #74 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
nah desktop skype is fine for me. win8 skype is always buggy
User avatar #77 to #76 - markertemp (12/09/2013) [-]
Well on a desktop you're usually on wired internet.
User avatar #79 to #77 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
wtf you talking about
desktop skype. the one you download
User avatar #82 to #79 - markertemp (12/09/2013) [-]
I thought you meant Skype on a desktop. Didn't realize Win8 had it's own skype.
User avatar #113 to #63 - kinginyellow (12/09/2013) [-]
Ya my skype will **** up my desktop download and make echo for me.
User avatar #78 to #63 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
You don't have to get windows 8 skype, just download desktop version silly
User avatar #80 to #78 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
***** i use both for different purposes
#83 to #80 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
*****		? Who the 			****		 you is?
***** ? Who the **** you is?
User avatar #84 to #83 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
i say ***** on the internet. deal with it
#87 to #86 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
Now I understand why I've seen people talk badly about you.
Now I understand why I've seen people talk badly about you.
#88 to #87 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
no one talks bad about me cos im awesome
u dun kno me
#90 to #88 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
Say what you will

I don't have a problem with ya, I can just understand how others would.
User avatar #91 to #90 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
i dont even know you
and i havent even done anything here that would make someone hate me
i havent said anything about my dick or how i am superior mod which is tots tru btw
#92 to #91 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
Oh, but I know you.

I've known you since the day your account was born.

My records of you are quite extensive.
User avatar #93 to #92 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
oh yeah?
what was the first day i started using gwen, and what was the name
User avatar #94 to #93 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
**jalthelas rolled a random comment #748286 posted by norwegiandude at Video Games Board - console gaming, pc vs console gaming, video console and games ** :
I want a hack and slash game and a Ninja game, but I also want your opinion on which game I should buy; as I don't want to see my money wasted... Probably going for Diablo 3 as hack and slash, but I've no idea about ninja games nowadays.

***** , I am joking. Why so serious?
User avatar #95 to #94 - gwenisghey (12/09/2013) [-]
dont flimflam the zimzam
#96 to #95 - jalthelas (12/09/2013) [-]
**jalthelas rolled a random image posted in comment #6795524 at Safe For Work Random Board **

Do I get my tea back?
#35 - wobblewub (12/08/2013) [-]
Windows 8 is fine. You don't have to use the ******* touch screen "Start menu" thing. I haven't a single problem with it so why are people still bitching.

Here come the red thumbs. And the unbackable reasonings.
User avatar #109 to #35 - skoomalover (12/09/2013) [-]
only thing i hate is them constantly hassling me about making a Microsoft account, except for that i agree, it's fine.
User avatar #146 to #35 - jespomboe (12/09/2013) [-]
It's also a lot faster.
User avatar #147 to #146 - jespomboe (12/09/2013) [-]
Lol, I should read all replies before posting.
User avatar #37 to #35 - OsamaBinLadenz (12/08/2013) [-]
I just think Windows 7 needed few to no improvements. I'm not even sure how you could really improve Windows 7.
#41 to #37 - anon (12/08/2013) [-]
You could always make it faster. Which is one of the things 8 does; it is considerably faster than 7.
User avatar #64 to #41 - pwnfrnzy ONLINE (12/09/2013) [-]
Honestly, I never saw a performance gain between Win 7 and Win 8 except for the quicker shutdown time. The Metro UI was a horrible mess to use and I pretty much made up my mind of going to Linux after Windows 7 support ends in 2019 (I think) unless it's extended like it was for XP.
User avatar #164 to #37 - randomnab (12/09/2013) [-]
Same thing goes for XP.
#118 - thesoulless ONLINE (12/09/2013) [-]
#122 - fuckyosixtyminutes (12/09/2013) [-]
> come
> come
#115 - philfromaccounting (12/09/2013) [-]
I can't believe how far technology makes me cum
#59 - cypprus ONLINE (12/09/2013) [-]
MFW i looked at it. and then i understood it...every day that passes by just lets me see how far my stupidity can go...
User avatar #117 - retrochris (12/09/2013) [-]
User avatar #106 - scapeartist (12/09/2013) [-]
The only thing I don't like about Windows 8 is the Start sreen. I know that it is really coveniant for touchscreen pc's and tabllets, but i personally find it bothersome.
User avatar #100 - thegamerslife (12/09/2013) [-]
I like windows 8. It takes about a day or less to get use to, and after that it's all uphill.
Games play flawlessly, and I haven't had any crashes or issues.
#104 to #100 - noschool (12/09/2013) [-]
isn't the expression "it's all downhill"
User avatar #105 to #104 - thegamerslife (12/09/2013) [-]
If it was bad, yeah. This has all been good for me.
#110 to #105 - noschool (12/09/2013) [-]
but from what you said the adjustment period is the difficult part of windows 8, the "up hill battle" per say but once that's over it's all down hill, Going uphill is harder than going downhill. It's kind of like saying, "The hard part's over, and it's all going to be much easier from now on"
User avatar #112 to #110 - thegamerslife (12/09/2013) [-]
Magic get out of stupid comment "I'm dyslexic". lol

I did make a mistake though. oh well. Yeah, small learning curve, then your fine. I do however see a lot of computer "reviews" were the people who bought these machines just bitch about windows 8 like it's the end of the world and mark 1,2 sometimes 3 down just for having windows 8... I feel like I'm in a sea of complete morons when I go through reviews lately. :/
User avatar #116 to #112 - frankwest (12/09/2013) [-]
No, you didn't make a mistake, he's just trying to push the point that he thinks windows 8 sucks.
#121 to #116 - conduffchill ONLINE (12/09/2013) [-]
and you did make a mistake, even if you used "its all downhill" that would mean it just got worse
User avatar #123 to #121 - thegamerslife (12/09/2013) [-]
It was smooth sailing after that* fix it.
#151 - imsohigh (12/09/2013) [-]
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#56 - tyroneisanigger (12/09/2013) [-]
I have Windows 8, and I can confirm this.

It can suck your dick. Amazing, isn't it?
#73 to #56 - isbeb (12/09/2013) [-]
Bill gates is a visionary
User avatar #75 to #73 - markertemp (12/09/2013) [-]
He taught the OS everything he knows.....
#1 - learned (12/08/2013) [-]
**learned rolled a random image posted in comment #9 at i want this guy to build me a house ** mfw
#2 to #1 - chaosnazo (12/08/2013) [-]
Jesus christ how edgy
#51 to #2 - yuukoku (12/09/2013) [-]
Shut up and eat your eggplants.
#21 to #2 - fedegon (12/08/2013) [-]
Izzat a Yukkuri face?
User avatar #142 to #2 - riderdouble (12/09/2013) [-]
User avatar #47 to #2 - nyork (12/09/2013) [-]
Where's that from?
User avatar #52 to #47 - yuukoku (12/09/2013) [-]
Hyperdimension Neptunia
User avatar #25 - PenguinsOfMars (12/08/2013) [-]
People who don't like Windows 8 haven't used it or are dumb. Its literally just Windows 7 with a tile screen you can use and put apps on IF YOU SO CHOOSE. Besides the new dx versions are Windows 8 proprietary.
User avatar #26 to #25 - theantihipster (12/08/2013) [-]
You have no idea how different they are. The change from desktop apps to tablet style full screen ****** everything over. You can't multitask.
User avatar #27 to #26 - PenguinsOfMars (12/08/2013) [-]
But there is still a desktop. The same exact desktop as windows 7, you don't have to use any apps from the store, or even the tile screen at all. I use Windows 8 and I'm only even see the tile screen when i first log in and hit desktop, then its back to being Windows 7.
User avatar #30 to #27 - miltorky (12/08/2013) [-]
Windows 8's architecture is quite a bit different, it was designed with touch screens in mind, which is idiotic considering most people on Desktops don't have or want touch screens. The architecture is too much like a phones architecture, the tiles are completely useless and the fact that they try to get you to integrate everything you do with a microsoft account is annoying as **** . Face it, Microsoft goofed bad this year.
User avatar #28 to #27 - theantihipster (12/08/2013) [-]
There are some programs that it causes problems for, for instance Skype. It also ****** up the memory management. It's a bitch to run programs from an external now. Sure if you just use your computer as a netbook it's fine, or it you have a tablet, but anything more than that, and it's kind of a pain to use. Still better than Mac OS, but still.
User avatar #31 to #28 - PenguinsOfMars (12/08/2013) [-]
It really just sounds like you're going of things you've heard, I've never had a problem with Skype, although I use the desktop app, i don't **** with tiles. I don't know what you mean by ******* up memory management, the OS itself of windows 8 uses less memory idle than windows 7 does, I run about 200gb of steam games from an external hdd without a problem.
User avatar #65 to #31 - theantihipster (12/09/2013) [-]
Actually, I am using windows 8. I've had to reinstall skype three times. Maybe it's a personal problem.
User avatar #114 to #26 - kinginyellow (12/09/2013) [-]
It's pretty easy to multitask...not sure if you have no hand-eye coordination. I can easily switch between programs with windows 8
User avatar #40 to #25 - grandmabetty (12/08/2013) [-]
I have used Windows 8, and there's a perfectly valid reason why almost everybody ******* hates it.

The reason why is because those who would rather have a normal laptop without a touchscreen are now forced to use a crummy full-screen Start menu and stupid gestures just to get where they want. It's PISS POOR when using a wireless mouse, trackpad or trackpoint if you're using a Thinkpad. It's optimised for tablets, not laptops or desktops, so Microsoft are totally out of their ******* mind for ditching the Start menu in favour of this **** . The app environment it provides is once again, only suitable for tablets. Why you need an app environment, AND a desktop environment, on your laptop or desktop, is just idiotic. What they have failed to establish is that laptops and desktops are NOT tablets, and they need to be kept separate, because on a laptop or desktop, the UI is now royally ****** and un-user-friendly. If you want to enjoy W8, you need to have a tablet. Otherwise, it's ****
User avatar #138 to #40 - fuckingtrolls (12/09/2013) [-]
My computer isn't touchscreen and it works just fine for me. Basically like windows 7 except I can download apps. Like this one app that lets me browse YouTube and download video/audio from the app directly.
#42 to #40 - anon (12/08/2013) [-]
Just don't use the metro UI then. You have the choice to use the win7 desktop so don't bitch.
User avatar #44 to #42 - grandmabetty (12/09/2013) [-]
But you're forced to use the Metro UI if you want to access stuff that isn't on your desktop. I don't want a cluttered desktop, I'd rather have a little menu in the corner where I can view a full list of everything I've got installed, and where I can just click and start typing and there it is. I don't want to use my mouse to endlessly drag a pile of tiles across the screen until I see what I want. It's not just that either, it's just how ugly the whole thing is. Everything's so flat and boring - I could easily replicate every design in W8 in Microsoft Paint! Minimalism is just total laziness. There was nothing wrong with Aero, and why they ditched a much more flawless skin for a boring one is not understandable at all. Now I dislike Macs, but in all honestly I'd rather look at Mac OSX. In fact, I'd rather use Mac OSX than Windows 8, because at least they had "This operating system is not designed for tablets" in mind when designing it, and went on to develop iOS instead. Just like the Xbone One, Windows 8 is a catastrophic failure.
User avatar #126 to #44 - sirwolfcat (12/09/2013) [-]
for the cluttered desktop ting, you can just have all your programs on the desktop, then uncheck show desktop icons. Now you can just open file explorer, pinned to the taskbar, and have all your programs in a list and not having the visual clutter on your desktop.
User avatar #127 to #126 - sirwolfcat (12/09/2013) [-]
And I'm not trying to convince you to use Windows 8, just providing a solution to those who need it.
#55 to #44 - matoromahri (12/09/2013) [-]
>I'd rather look at Mac OSX
User avatar #170 to #55 - grandmabetty (12/09/2013) [-]
It's a lot nicer than looking at some boring ******* squares plastered all over the screen. At the end of the day, Macs might be overpriced for what they are, and are a subject of hipster culture in lots of people's eyes. But visually they've given everything on OSX depth. Same with W7's and Vista's Aero glass - much nicer. There's dimension, it has a nice glassy effect, and it uses graphics hardware really well to make what you're looking at appear visually interesting. Who actually cares if Microsoft thought "hang on, this uses too much VRAM and processing power". I can spare resources for a nice looking operating system that's intuitive and appealing to the eye. And if you have a PC that can't handle Aero, then by nowadays' standards, you have a pretty crap computer.

Everything on W8 is cheaply made and flat. And it's undeniably the opposite of user-friendly. If this is the future of design then **** the world.
#143 - iforgotmyothername (12/09/2013) [-]
To whom it may concern, if you're running windows 8, and you're tired of the so called "tablet-layout", then go to: www.classicshell.net/   
You can thank me later.
To whom it may concern, if you're running windows 8, and you're tired of the so called "tablet-layout", then go to: www.classicshell.net/

You can thank me later.
#152 to #143 - thorseph (12/09/2013) [-]
already got that, it seems to bug out if you have windows 8.1 though, so just be warned, although they may have come out with a new version to fix that
User avatar #167 to #152 - iforgotmyothername (12/09/2013) [-]
I was afraid that might happen, so i didn't upgrade to windows 8.1
#169 to #167 - thorseph (12/09/2013) [-]
neither did i, my friend did though, it glitched some things out when i tried to install it on his for him.
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