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Windows Vista is not so terrible, but...

Comment by SaltyMarshmellow
about Windows Vista and Windows 7 · Jun 2011 ·

Although Windows Vista is not as terrible as some make it out to be, it still uses RAM inefficiently (hence the "slowness"), and is not worth any compatibility that might come with it... just use Windows XP Mode for Win7.

Use Windows 7. That is the best advice I can give... Unless you want to use a Linux distro.

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Vista is horrible.

about Windows Vista and Kubuntu, Windows 7 · ·

Vista is horrible. the only decent features, start menu search and aero, have been in various linux distros for years. it slows down your coumpter, installs spyware, and pesters you with a half-baked permission control that prevents you from installing software and burning a cd, but not destroying your hard drive with incorrect partitioning. get windows 7 or kubuntu if you want a nice ui.

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I don't see why everyone hates it. It's pretty fast on my l ...

Comment by pcwiz11
about Windows Vista · Jun 2011 ·

I don't see why everyone hates it. It's pretty fast on my laptop and has a load of new useful features over XP like search and the Aero feature is very good.

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I just remembered that Vista added a built-in search bar to ...

Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about Windows Vista · Jun 2011 ·

I just remembered that Vista added a built-in search bar to the start menu, which was very useful. But so far, that's the only good new feature I can think of.

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As far as I can tell, Windows Vista doesn't really introduc ...

Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about Windows Vista · Jun 2011 ·

As far as I can tell, Windows Vista doesn't really introduce any startling new features. It's just XP with pretty colors and the ever-so-annoying UAC. Go with Windows 7.

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