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Windows or Mac or Linux?

  1. Windows, resistance is futile

    15 vote(s)
    46.9%
  2. Mac, think different

    3 vote(s)
    9.4%
  3. GNU/Linux, free as in freedom

    13 vote(s)
    40.6%
  4. Other

    1 vote(s)
    3.1%
  1. Jun 28, 2005 #1

    JamesU

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    which one do you like?
     
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  3. Jun 28, 2005 #2

    Moonbear

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    I'm not answering because there's no appropriate choice. I use a Mac because I'm smart enough to avoid Windows. :biggrin: (I'm not much into widows either. :tongue:) And you're just begging for Franz to come in and educate you on the joys of Linux! :rolleyes:
     
  4. Jun 28, 2005 #3
    If I had the money I would try out a mac, but I am poor and am stuck with windows.
     
  5. Jun 28, 2005 #4

    JamesU

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    I still don't know how you can exist without right clicking
     
  6. Jun 28, 2005 #5

    brewnog

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    I use Windows, and I'm awesome. The two are unrelated, by the way.
    I'm not too fond of widows, mind.

    I use Windows because I couldn't afford a Mac. I use iApplications where possible (I love iTunes soo much). I'd like to have a Powerbook or something, but I'd be scared that people thought I was showing off (which is why I hide my iPod). I like Apple hardware.

    On the other hand, I'm perfectly content with Windows, but that's probably because I spent hours after installation getting everything justright.


    I can't believe I've entered into a "Windows vs Mac" thread.
     
  7. Jun 28, 2005 #6

    JamesU

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    Every time I use mac I end up getting confused because it's so unlike the precious windows
     
  8. Jun 28, 2005 #7
    Yeah how do mac users right click? Is there such a thing as mouse gestures on a mac? How do I play minesweeper on a mac? Considering these are two of my computer necessities, I am not sure if I could switch even if I had the money.
     
  9. Jun 28, 2005 #8
    Precious Windows? Who are you working for? I'm in shock.

    precious Windows whatever....
     
  10. Jun 28, 2005 #9

    JamesU

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    and halo on a mac is only a 16 bit shooter game :surprised that's not haloesque!
     
  11. Jun 28, 2005 #10

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  12. Jun 28, 2005 #11

    brewnog

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    I thought you could get multiple buttoned Mac mouses?
     
  13. Jun 28, 2005 #12

    JamesU

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    no, just one annoying button
     
  14. Jun 28, 2005 #13

    brewnog

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  15. Jun 28, 2005 #14

    Moonbear

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    Not true. I have a trackball with 4 buttons that I can plug into my mac and use all 4 buttons plus the trackball.
     
  16. Jun 28, 2005 #15
    Ha! I have a mouse with 6 buttons and a wheel. pwned
     
  17. Jun 28, 2005 #16

    Moonbear

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    But Mac users get Widgets!!! :biggrin: (I have to get Tiger! *jumps up and down excitedly*)
     
  18. Jun 28, 2005 #17

    Moonbear

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    :frown: Now I'm jealous! I've never even seen a mouse with 6 buttons before. I want a 6 button mouse!!! :cry: I'll send my kitten out hunting for one. :biggrin:
     
  19. Jun 28, 2005 #18

    brewnog

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    Someone's been playing under the power cables again...
     
  20. Jun 28, 2005 #19
    What's your computer useful for?
     
  21. Jun 28, 2005 #20
    Hmm I did a quick search and found mouse gestures for mac. For minesweeper I could always learn to not flag.
     
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