Windows 7 (Professional)
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Full user review
"more of the same"
you may be forced to use it for some applications
I positively despise Windows 7. I have to use it for some work related programs but otherwise have a Mac. It is more of the same screen locking, blue screen of death, software load failure performance synonymous with Windows but how, after so many versions and updates, can it still be having the same issues? And as an additional slap in the face, you have to dig further and rummage through even more screens to get it set up the way you want. Utterly unintuitive, cumbersome, loaded with annoying sounds and dings set to chime by default, it is a complete annoyance. The only other businesses that can get away with Microsoft's incompetence are Health Care and Car Insurance. You can cruise along for a few weeks without issue and then, out of nowhere, there are messages that Outlook did not not closing properly, lock-ups when trying to install a new printer...I am sure I am not saying anything new here.
If it came to having Windows 7 as an only choice or having no PC at all - I would not have a PC.Do yourself a favor and fork over the (outrageous) price of a Mac before going with WIN/PC. Once you recover financially life gets infinitely better!