EPIC WIN!

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by rosfanatic » Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:00 pm

Anyone had good luck yet running Mono??
.NET MVC web project- subdomain custom mapping, ie: bank of america and chase bank locations and now an ASP.Net Core based pokemon app at pokefind

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by wildschwein » Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:07 pm

Are there any new EPIC WINs ?

Pleeeease, provide some screenshots.

I wanna have some joy ! (Can't test at the moment, old computer is broken)

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by vicmarcal » Thu Sep 06, 2012 5:19 am

There are Epic Wins everywhere waiting to be discovered!
Where are you guys?
Let's go with one of the best Epic Wins discovered today!

TRILLIAN 5.1
This is the latest Trillian out there. No more Windows95sh apps. A 2012 full working app!
Trillian is a chat client that can manage several accounts from just a single place: MSN,Gtalk,Jabber,AIM,etc.
Tested:
-I didnt have a Trillian account so I created one from ReactOS. No tricks. I created through the Trillian Wizard in ReactOS itself at Trillian Setup time
-Added several accounts:Gtalk and MSN.
-Talked to several guys in the different accounts. Some invitations were waiting me to add them as friends. Done!
-Sent several Files through the send Files option in Trillian-gtalk
-Icons working correctly
-Changed the colors of the skin several times.No glitches!
-Changed advanced options:Show non-connected contacts, added and deleted accounts. No problems so far!
-Transparencies seems to work really nice.Look that "Diana has just signed off" transparent border.
-Really stable.No crashes after a big while.
-Executes at boot time without problems.
-User experience: 4,6/5

DOWNLOAD: http://www.trillian.im/get/windows/


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Problems found:
-During installation, you are requested to introduce data. The installer seems to lost focus,even if it is in foreground.Hence when trying to introduce data in the forms you won't write anything. There is a trick: Recover the focus by ALT+TAB and reach again the installer window. Problem solved. This happened just twice during installing so it is not really a big problem.Trillian itself, the app, doesnt have this problem.Seems it is related just to the Installer.


PD: Sorry about the quality.MS Paint sucks :p
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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by EmuandCo » Thu Sep 06, 2012 7:38 am

Really nice :-)
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ReactOS is still in alpha stage, meaning it is not feature-complete and is recommended only for evaluation and testing purposes.

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by Black_Fox » Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:14 am

vicmarcal wrote:TRILLIAN 5.1
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PD: Sorry about the quality.MS Paint sucks :p
Congratulations and thanks for uncovering this win, Vic :-) I think that the mspaint can save screenshots to PNG without losing quality, doesn't it?

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by andreas84 » Thu Sep 06, 2012 12:29 pm

this is indeed noteworthy congratulations react os

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by manuel » Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:17 pm

SomeGuy wrote:A couple more smaller wins:

The freely downloadable Borland C++ 5.5 command line tools run under ReactOS 0.3.14:

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Surprisingly the Turbo Debugger also works:

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QCad runs, although there is an issue with dialogs opening behind the main window:

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And I finally figured out that to get LBreakout 2 to run, it needs its bundled SDL library updated:

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reactos can run ms dos applications now (directly, not by dosbox)?, if is possible wow!!!!!.

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by SomeGuy » Fri Sep 07, 2012 2:21 am

Those are win32 console applications. But turbo debugger for win32 does look exactly like its DOS version.

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by vicmarcal » Fri Sep 07, 2012 1:15 pm

Black_Fox wrote:
vicmarcal wrote:TRILLIAN 5.1
(...)
PD: Sorry about the quality.MS Paint sucks :p
Congratulations and thanks for uncovering this win, Vic :-) I think that the mspaint can save screenshots to PNG without losing quality, doesn't it?
Yeah!it can :)
Just I didnt thought the JPG quality was so so so so so so so nasty!(My godness!) Sorry about the inconvenience. :)
Keep testing guys, in the last months ReactOS app compatibility seems to have increased a LOT.
Retest your fav apps, or just connect to FileHippo and try them :)
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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by FlyingIsFun1217 » Fri Sep 14, 2012 3:45 am

May be that I just haven't tried installing it in a long time, but the flash installer/player worked in Opera.

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by ArmyMan007 » Mon Sep 24, 2012 4:36 pm

Well guys? how's it hanging? what's going on with your apps?!
ReactOS - Open Your Windows to Freedom

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by oswetto » Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:51 pm

SHED:http://www.catch22.net/software/shed
Shed is a single player card game for all 32bit versions of Windows. It is based on the popular student card-game of "Shit-head"

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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by SomeGuy » Tue Dec 18, 2012 8:50 pm

Another Epic Win! :D

SALTO, The Xerox Alto Simulator, running under ReactOS!
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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by ArmyMan007 » Tue Dec 18, 2012 9:43 pm

SomeGuy... What The HELL?!?!?! :o :o :o :o :o
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Re: EPIC WIN!

Post by Zc456 » Mon Dec 24, 2012 8:04 am

Oh yeah, now this thread pops back up. *Could have put the Go thread here*
Stay frosty, Squeaks.

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