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 View Poll Results: How much did it take you to get used to windows 8

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How many weeks did it take you to get used to Windows 8?

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By johndroid1999, Junior Member on 23rd May 2014, 07:49 AM
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4th September 2014, 06:27 PM |#51  
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I only use it at work and I still am not used to it.
 
 
10th December 2014, 07:37 AM |#52  
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10th December 2014, 09:33 AM |#53  
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I think after about 6 months of daily use, I finally fully appreciated Windows 8(.1 in my case), and I believe it is perfect for a touchscreen convertible laptop like mine. It probably took me a week to get used to it.
10th December 2014, 09:49 AM |#54  
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I use it at work and It have some cool features but is really complicated and very different of what people where used on Win.
11th December 2014, 02:19 AM |#55  
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I download something called Classic Shell on every windows 8/8.1 I install. It gives you a true start button but also gives you the option to use metro. It also puts the windows 7 UI features into 8/8.1 to make it a more complete package.

Im not marketing here I love using windows 8.1 now and thats just my experience.

I also have 11 years of IT so I know a good OS when I see one.
11th December 2014, 07:32 AM |#56  
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Few days...it's not so different
21st December 2014, 10:32 AM |#57  
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2 weeks.
at first,i can't find where to config bootup items..
21st December 2014, 12:07 PM |#58  
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at first,i can't find where to config bootup items..

If you mean what programs launch on startup, it is now located in taskmanager under "Startup" tab.
23rd December 2014, 10:01 PM |#59  
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W8 is not my favorite OS... I'm looking forward to 10. For me it looks too childish and much too colorful
24th December 2014, 12:04 AM |#60  
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I don't know the exact amount of time, probably about a week. I was quite impressed about the new Windows 8.1 . Apart from the gadgets, startmenu and icons I think performance is pretty fast compared to Win7.
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