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Your main desktop operating system for 2014 is:

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Your main desktop operating system in 2014 is:

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#91 simplezz


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Posted 03 March 2014 - 19:14

Arch Linux with XFCE window manager.

#92 spacer


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  • OS: Windows 7
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Posted 03 March 2014 - 19:14

Windows 7. It's on my work desktop, my home desktop, and my home laptop. And that's not going to change.


There is a slight possibility of me getting one of the new Lenovo y50's when it finally comes out which will be a Windows 8 machine, but it all depends on the reviews.

#93 grapeman



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  • OS: Win 8 64 bit/Win 7
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Posted 03 March 2014 - 19:19

I'm currently running Windows 8.0 with Stardock's Start8 and ModernMix. The last two programs are an integral part of the OS, so I feel I should mention them.


I ran 8.1 for two months but I did not like it, so now I'm back to 8.0. Perhaps 8.1.1 will be enough to tempt me to "upgrade" again.


I really disliked being forced to sign on to Microsoft with 8.1. I also found it conflicted with some of the desktop programs I ran, and it seemed a little flaky (actually flickering) with my video card. And it seemed slightly slower.