Search:

Type: Posts; User: craig10x; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.16 seconds.

  1. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,376

    Re: Why isn't Windows 10 free to distribute?

    @Sorry TJ but i have to totally disagree...The telemetry as you call it is only used to improve the system not to spy on you...that, along with the windows insider program, help to greatly improve...
  2. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,376

    Re: Why isn't Windows 10 free to distribute?

    One of the major innovations microsoft has done is to bring in customers feedback and input into improving the windows operating system, and to greatly improve the reliability...This came through...
  3. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,376

    Re: Why isn't Windows 10 free to distribute?

    @Richard: well, with only about 2% total globally for ubuntu and linux on the desktop (and i have been using ubuntu since 2009 so that is what 8 years) somehow, i don't see it becoming the major...
  4. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,376

    Re: Why isn't Windows 10 free to distribute?

    @mikodo: yes, that is true...however, windows is more versatile in many aspects...for example: most apps self-update, you will often find apps that work better that are only available for windows and...
  5. Replies
    46
    Views
    2,376

    Re: Why isn't Windows 10 free to distribute?

    @Jay: microsoft could care less about the photos on your computer...the only data they are interested in is the kind that tells them how various parts of windows 10 is functioning, so they can...
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,661

    Re: Why not always rolling release?

    Actually, as of Windows 10, it IS kind of a rolling release...aside from getting the cumulative updates once per month (which fix bugs and improve stability) there is a major build upgrade that will...
  7. Re: Is it me or is Windows 10 really, really buggy?

    I did the same myself, after upgrading from windows 7 to windows 10, at that point you have a digital entitlement, so i was free to do a nice CLEAN install, and a few problems i had when i upgraded...
  8. Re: Is it me or is Windows 10 really, really buggy?

    I've been using Windows 10 since it was available and find it to be very reliable and pretty bug free and seems to keep getting better as it gets updated...The auto updates for me have been very...
  9. Replies
    11
    Views
    894

    Re: Bottom Launcher Commands

    You can "Auto hide" it you know (so that you only bring it up for a few seconds to launch something) that can be done whether it is on the left or the bottom...When auto hidden, it doesn't take up...
  10. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,183

    [ubuntu] Re: 16.04 LTS Final Beta Questions

    Thanks to all...yep, that did it...using the command you gave me (in the terminal) i was able to install synaptic package manager and then add on the ubuntu restricted extras, ms core fonts and even...
  11. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,183

    [ubuntu] 16.04 LTS Final Beta Questions

    I'm running a live session of 16.04 (with unity) Final Beta...I did the terminal command to move the unity launcher and it works fine...
    However, i am confused about the new gnome software...
  12. Replies
    11
    Views
    894

    Re: Bottom Launcher Commands

    Thanks Guys...should be interesting to try :D
  13. Replies
    11
    Views
    894

    Re: Bottom Launcher Commands

    Just wondering...over the weekend, i am going to a run a live session iso of ubuntu 16.04 LTS and would like to try the "move launcher to the bottom" command...Will it just change automatically?.. it...
  14. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,620

    Re: Microsoft Ending Support for Windows 8

    Enjoy! I have been running windows 10 for a several months now (upgraded from windows 7) and i really am enjoying it...It is actually the first version of windows i have really liked using...:D
    I...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,083

    Interesting Feature For 16.04 LTS

    I think many will be surprised to read this article describing how 16.04 LTS is likely to have the option of moving the unity launcher to the BOTTOM of the screen:...
  16. Re: Microsoft Windows will be third place by 2017

    Exactly...just to give one example...there is a program i like to use that actually has a native linux version (Google Earth) oh, yes it worked in my ubuntu 15.04 but the images are pixelated...On...
  17. Re: Microsoft Windows will be third place by 2017

    I agree about the privacy stuff, Erik...though that is easy to take care of :D

    Also, i like the new quality control with the updates where it goes through microsoft testing then to insiders "fast...
  18. Re: Microsoft Windows will be third place by 2017

    I agree...windows 10 is the first windows i have actually liked a LOT...in fact, i am running it now and i think it is awesome :D
  19. Re: Ubuntu Linux-Based Open Source OS Runs 42 Percent of Dell PCs in China

    Pirated copies of windows 7 and 8 do not get an activated, legit copy of windows 10...but you can join the insiders program and be a tester and get it that way if you don't have a legit copy of 7 or...
  20. Re: Is it true that Ubuntu is now, by default, ad-supported and no longer free?

    Actually, all it does is (invisibly) send to the amazon server what you are keying in to the "search" function on unity and based on those words, make some product suggestions from amazon's...
  21. Replies
    15
    Views
    991

    Re: Auto-hiding menu: Are you kidding me??

    It's just a dock...like the mac has...except it is on the left side instead of the bottom...i can't figure why you are making such a fuss about it...
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    934

    Re: Linux by Microsoft

    When Microsoft said that Windows 10 is the "last version" of windows, what they were referring to that windows is now becoming a "rolling" model In other words, eventually windows 10 will be renamed...
  23. Replies
    114
    Views
    8,776

    Re: Windows 10 experiences?

    @poorguy: that's why, personally, i now only buy computers with intel...both on ubuntu and windows 10, they are very trouble free in that regard...use to sometimes have problems when i had amd...
  24. Replies
    114
    Views
    8,776

    Re: Windows 10 experiences?

    One thing to consider, as far as automatic updates is concerned, is that they go through the following cycle: 1) Microsoft testing 2) Insiders Fast Ring 3) Insiders Slow Ring 4) FINALLY to the...
  25. Replies
    111
    Views
    6,093

    Re: "Linux Has Run Out of Time"

    I use VLC media player to play dvds and video files on Windows 10...very easy to install, just like you do on ubuntu...you just go to their website and download it...same charge as for ubuntu....free...
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4