It runs fast, I like it, I know where everything is. It is a joke post, right? If you duplicate a file within a folder, Vista takes it upon itself to remove the sort order on that folder. Since this was in violation of the driver signing requirement, Microsoft closed this workaround with hotfix KB,  by revoking the certificate with which the surrogate driver was signed. One of the awesome things about Windows 8 is that almost everything runs faster, giving you a solid reason to upgrade to it. My old computer was orders of magnitude less powerful than this new one; yet on xp it could boot up, shut down and open programs faster than Vista on my new machine. It wouldn't play nice with other systems!
Happy Birthday Vista! Here's 10 Reasons Why You Sucked
This wasn't helped by Microsoft lowering its 'minimum' hardware standards to help manufacturers; this left Vista running on cheapo laptops at the pace of an arthritic snail. The only effect on a revoked driver's functionality is that high-level protected content will not play; all other functionality, including low-definition playback, is retained. Microsoft has published a blog entry with "Twenty Questions and Answers " on Windows Vista Content Protection which refutes some of Gutmann's arguments. Look, we're used to getting shafted by tech companies when it comes to UK pricing. Disable all apps from the Windows Store. It didn't like our liscensed copy of Visio, and wouldn't allow template downloads until we had the liscensed version. Considering that Vista was a buggy piece of crap, this upset many intelligent folk who wanted the comforting stability and security of XP.
windows vista sucks part 2
Absolutely dissimilar classic and modern PC settings control panels. If you decide to disable total tracking including keyboard scanning and voice recording you'll have to disable over a hundred different Internet addresses and then no one guarantees that a new Windows update doesn't add new hosts because Microsoft surely is not interested in losing such a lucrative feature meant for Big Brother agencies. However I've always felt that there are no resources or articles on the web which dig deep into Windows' problems and therefore I wrote this very concise essay. For this reason the report recommended against replacing Windows XP with Vista until manufacturers made these drivers available.
Criticism of Windows Vista
Description: Oh, it's now official: It went way too far, though, since the crazy stupid number of pop-ups meant that if you wanted to get anything done, you just mashed "OK" on anything that popped up, leading to situations like this:. Wednesday, May 02, 1: Windows 10 will have no service packs which means it will always be a work in progress and you are a perpetual beta tester.