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by ashbury
Thu Jul 06, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?
Replies: 7
Views: 5598

Re: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?

Windows 7 forces you to update to Windows 8.1 and then to Windows 10 on the "Recovery Disc" that shipped with my laptop. to clarify you get a NAG screen to upgrade to the newer version. I called the HP helpdesk about the problem with the drivers not working on Win 10 and getting BSOD and all he cou...
by ashbury
Thu Jul 06, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?
Replies: 7
Views: 5598

Re: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?

Windows 7 forces you to update to Windows 8.1 and then to Windows 10 on the "Recovery Disc" that shipped with my laptop. If I use another disc it violates the terms of the warranty. So if I'm going to void the warranty at least make it something I can actually use without the update process. If I ca...
by ashbury
Thu Jul 06, 2017 3:43 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?
Replies: 7
Views: 5598

Re: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?

Okay so running Windows XP is my only option for now ? I really didn't like the whole forced upgrade from Windows 8.1 to 10 that my laptop did and now it doesn't work.
by ashbury
Thu Jul 06, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?
Replies: 7
Views: 5598

Views on switching to ReactOS now & updating [RealHW] ?

Hello Folks, I realize it's early days yet, but I was wondering whether my optimism about switching to ReactOS is founded. I've grown tired of linux, I developed apps for windows for a long time ('98 - 2009) and then moved to game development in Unity. I'm growing exceedingly tired of the different ...