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No Choice but Windows 8?

AceRimmer
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Re: No Choice but Windows 8?

I've been running a windows 8 Dell laptop for 4 months now - a Dell XPS15-l521x.

I have had multiple VMs running at the same time (Windows server and Linux) and I've been running SQL Server natively both database and analysis services usung a 1TB database on an external drive. I regularly eat up all 8GB Ram, and will be upgrading that to 16GB although the immediate need has gone since I changed to a new contract.

Anyway, my point is that once you get a start button replacement running and change the default applications to NOT use the win8 apps then you'll be fine.

Apart from the tiles thing windows 8 is actually pretty nice

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