Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 3rd Jun 2012 22:04 UTC
Windows So, I've been using the Windows 8 Release Preview since it came out, almost exclusively (except for work, since I'm obviously not going to rely on unfinished and untested software for that). I already knew I could get into Metro on my 11.6" ZenBook, but on my 24" desktop, things aren't looking as rosy. Here's an illustrated guide of the most pressing issues I run into, and five suggestions to address them. Instead of just complaining, let's get constructive.
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Nelson
Member since:
2005-11-29

Find me an ARM Tablet with a hard drive, which is what the OP says he'd partition.

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Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

Find me an ARM Tablet with a hard drive, which is what the OP says he'd partition.


Every tablet in existence?

Storage doesn't have to be a spinning drive to be partition, you know. My laptop and desktop can attest to it.

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Nelson Member since:
2005-11-29

Quit playing semantics.

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Neolander Member since:
2010-03-08

Find me an ARM Tablet with a hard drive, which is what the OP says he'd partition.

Okay, you win that one. Good eyes ! ;)

(Though this still negates the potential averse effects of Secure Boot even on x86. where it is not an absolute ban on other OSs but still a major annoyance in their way. Fedora did end up going as low as paying Microsoft for a reason...)

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Nelson Member since:
2005-11-29

Was the Fedora thing for x86? That's unfortunate.

Personally, Secure Boot is something I find stupid on non appliance devices (Laptops, Desktops).

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