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View Poll Results: What OS does you use at home?
Mac OS X (or previous OS from Apple) 30 30.00%
Linux (whatever version) 21 21.00%
Windows (whatever version) 48 48.00%
Other 1 1.00%
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Old 07-22-07, 02:30 PM   #1
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What computer/OS do you use at home?

If you have more than one at home, select your favourite.
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Old 07-22-07, 02:32 PM   #2
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Old 07-22-07, 02:34 PM   #3
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Old 07-22-07, 02:40 PM   #5
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Old 07-22-07, 02:51 PM   #6
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Cheap Gateway laptop running the same set up.
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Old 07-22-07, 02:54 PM   #7
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Old 07-22-07, 03:14 PM   #8
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Old 07-22-07, 03:46 PM   #9
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Dell Dimension from 2001 - XP Home
Dell Latitude Laptop - 2000 Pro

The Dell Dimension used to have Windows Millennium (aka WinME, PCWorld's number 4 in the Top 25 Worst Tech products of all time) and had a slew of problems... my god the problems. But none of the others have had any OS problems.

I remember upgrading the Dell Dimension to XP so I could run Illustrator CS2 on it, and being kinda annoyed, but I'm so glad I was forced to because its been nothing but smooth sailing ever since.
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Old 07-22-07, 05:43 PM   #10
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Old 07-23-07, 11:58 AM   #11
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Old 07-23-07, 12:01 PM   #12
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Old 07-23-07, 12:01 PM   #13
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Old 07-23-07, 12:07 PM   #14
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DOS....it looks like windows, but DOS is the system under all the nice graphics.
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Old 07-23-07, 06:56 PM   #17
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This would be true if you're using win98 or lower. K thx.
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This would be true if you're using win98 or lower. K thx.
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Old 07-23-07, 07:20 PM   #20
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Old 07-23-07, 07:25 PM   #21
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I've had a couple of machines with Linux on them as well, but none currently.
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Old 07-23-07, 08:22 PM   #22
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Old 07-23-07, 10:23 PM   #23
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Old 07-23-07, 10:34 PM   #24
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Desktop - Dual boot Debian Lenny using Xfce & XP, though it has been a very long time since I booted into XP
Desktop - Dual boot Debian Lenny using Xfce and Gentoo Gnome
Laptop - Debian Lenny Gnome

Debian the best OS ever.
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