bananahead

bananahead

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Joined on Dec 30, 2009

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  • I wonder whose responsibility it is . Should Microsoft make sure that other vendors software works with their OS ? Or should the other vendors make sure that their software works ? (anyway, I'm...
  • Sean Nelson wrote: Jaberwok wrote: Sometimes I despair of the human race. The Earth will be inherited by giant Sea Slugs due to a fundamental inability to adapt. Where is the difficulty in setting...
  • Jaberwok wrote: Earthlight wrote: I have set it to boot straight to desktop and I have my essential programs pinned to the taskbar. Works like a dream. I right click the start button a lot and...
  • WryCuda wrote: The very fact that several competent solutions are available just underlines the deficiencies of the Microsoft product "as issued". As you say, the kernel seems to be very solid....
  • Don_D wrote: What would you recommend in place of Norton? I want to be 100% protected if possible. Don't we all :-) . My understanding is that there is nothing wrong with Norton...
  • Philip wrote: Do what I just did, I went Apple and I will nwver look back. And the funny thing is that Apple drop support for previous versions of operating systems much quicker than Microsoft.
  • DavidC wrote:  I bought my Spectraview II software from the States. How did you manage that if you don't mind sharing?
  • Would you like to borrow my lucky coin? I went for the NEC (but not the spectraview)
  • Ron AKA wrote: I understand it, but the OP does not want to answer the question of adjusting brightness, so I gave up on the thread. Except that your reply suggested turning down the brightness on...
  • Kodachrome200 wrote: Again this issue is independant of any one monitor I don't think that anyone is understanding this :-) It sounds like some sort of driver or other software problem to me....
  • The problem with TFTcentral is that they take forever to post reviews. Today I ordered a NEC PA272W. I understand the comments about sRGB being all that most people need, but there are very few...
  • Henry Richardson wrote: Here's Why Microsoft 'Forced' Windows 8 On People, According To A Redditor Who Says He Helped Design...
  • Replied in Metro Apps
    Yes I agree (my question about photo apps was, Would they work? ). As an example, I use MediaMonkey to organise music. The desktop app works really well but is horrible to use with a finger. There...
  • Jim Cockfield wrote: You can't be serious if you think Windows 8 is intuitive compared to older versions of Windows. I don't think that it is any more difficult. We have simply had a lot of...
  • Replied in Metro Apps
    Let's open this up a bit. What apps would you like to see? I suspect that most of us use traditional photo apps on the desktop set to full screen. Would these work as new-style apps?
  • Jim Cockfield wrote: But you still need to be careful about file associations so that you don't find yourself in a full screen version of an application that has no obvious way to exit out of...
  • Replied in Metro Apps
    Kindle. A couple of weather apps. Internet Explorer on a touch tablet. Facebook (not me)
  • CAcreeks wrote: tom graham wrote:.... Now on a restart it goes to the laptop camera and wants a password. WTF!!! Microsoft has always been good at copying other companies, in fact they have done...
  • nericN2 wrote: bananahead wrote: hotdog321 wrote: Yeah, Microsoft has as much as said that W8 is a flop, though some folks like it (someone always says stuff like that.): "I hate banging my head...
  • hotdog321 wrote: Yeah, Microsoft has as much as said that W8 is a flop, though some folks like it (someone always says stuff like that.): "I hate banging my head on the cabinet." "You just aren't...
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