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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    This question is very general though... should probably have numerous acceptable answers
    Minesweeper.
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    The start button
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    (Original post by RoyalSheepy)
    Question 7

    Another, nice 'n' easy question

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    Q7.) What feature was removed in Windows 8?



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    sidebar gadgets is an arguable point
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    For example, the 'Aero glass' look was also removed and replaced with a more 'metro' design. Windows Desktop Gadgets were also removed due to security exploits.... :erm:
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    omg I wasn’t wrong??
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    Internet Explorer? :dontknow:
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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    The 'Start' menu.
    start button
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    Chess Titans, Mahjong Titans, Purble Place, Minesweeper, FreeCell and Solitaire. :moon:
    Also correct.
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    Isnt CRT stuff used for like hearts or something? :dontknow:

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    Nah, that's CPR. It's used when people can't breathe.
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    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    sidebar gadgets is an arguable point
    It is indeed.
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    A sane user interface !
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    Lots of things...
    I think you're looking for the start button though!
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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    It is indeed.
    yall took my #1 answer do had to really think
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    (Original post by RoyalSheepy)
    Question 7

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    Q7.) What main feature was removed in Windows 8?






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    Start button/menu

    Thankfully, it was restored in Windows 10, which made Windows 10 usable again

    They also removed the default games like Spider, Hearts, Freecell etc.

    Sidebar gadgets can be restored via the 8GadgetPack, which I use on my Windows 10 machines.
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    Start menu, the bottom left button made you **** off to a whole new world of pure imagination instead.

    Also they killed minesweeper, which in turn killed me.
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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    was genuinely saying hi
    I'm reading too much into things again...
    Hi How are you doing? Do France do reading weeks?
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    (Original post by greengiraffe)
    start button
    The word 'button' and 'menu' are used interchangeably. The Start menu as was known traditionally was also removed and replaced with a fluid 'metro' UI. If you want to get truly pedantic, the start 'button' also still existed in the retail version of Windows 8 at the left corner. After hovering for 2 seconds the start button would appear.
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    I dont wanna be truly pedantic ty pls :yep:
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    (Original post by goonhoon)
    Minesweeper.

    That was still in there I believe. Its there to train people how to use their mouse. It teaches about clicking.
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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    This question is very general though... should probably have numerous acceptable answers
    I should've said "main features" :rofl:

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    (Original post by Paracosm)
    The 'Start' menu.


    Turn your JTAG hax off pls :eviltongue:

    Right, I was being nice there, next question will be harder

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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    Ban Paracosm :P
    (Original post by Paracosm)
    Calling hax....

    They didn't answer. :dontknow:
    (Original post by Protostar)
    :nah: we all predicted this
    (Original post by Retired_Messiah)
    Sometimes I wish I actually knew things
    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    I should have been faster if I didn't mess up my typing
    (Original post by Paracosm)
    A) North bridge (northbridge/host bridge)
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    B
    east bridge
    (Original post by chelseadagg3r)
    a north
    (Original post by sammychu00)
    A - North bridge
    (Original post by Leviathan1741)
    Don't know this one :parrot:
    (Original post by Matrix123)
    I'm guessing it's either north or south... I'll go with north.
    (Original post by LibertySea)
    A = North Bridge?
    (Original post by Protostar)
    I still got it bloody wrong :lol:
    (Original post by greengiraffe)
    A. ?
    (Original post by Ryan CS)
    North Bridge (Its definitely not East or West)
    (Original post by FriendlyPenguin)
    Linux is terrible. I tried it once, but it was clearly bugged, it only registered 2-3% CPU usage, which is clearly nonsense, because my PC could barely run Windows. Upon further inspection, I saw that I had clearly been given the lite version of Linux - it was only a few gigabytes, about the tenth the size of a proper OS like Windows. It boots up in mere seconds, which just shows how empty it actually is. It doesn't even seem to have candy crush or popups telling me to get microsoft office. There was also this weird black window with white text. WTF? I messed around with it, and somehow this hacker called Sudo hacked into my system and got this virus or something on my computer, which made my screen have a moving wallpaper, which is NOT how wallpapers are meant to work. I couldn't even work out how to install the internet. There was just this thing called 'flaming fox' or something which seems like a rip-off of the internet, because when I browse the internet, I usually expect to end up with some sexy applications on my desktop which inform me about hot singles in my area. Well, apparently linux removes that feature! I tried to work out how to send my PC usage report to linux HQ like a good citizen, since apparently it doesn't even do that automatically, but apparently there is no HQ, only this dodgy hacker site called 'git' which I did NOT feel comfortable sharing with. I tried to install a program from legit-computer-downloads.ru, but apparently linux couldn't run trojan.exe. So I had to go to the weird black screen thing again, and TYPE WORDS to get a similar program installed. Again, it was a LITE (free) version. I didn't even get the option to pay for the full version! In the end, I got so frustrated that I decided to boot back into windows. Lo and behold! - apparently, linux doesn't even update! It just shuts straight off. Back in Windows, I couldn't even read the disk I had put linux on! Apparently, linux created some gibberish language called ext-4 which normal operating systems can't read. That, Sir, is called a virus.
    (Original post by Leviathan1741)
    I don't know the answer and it's only the first question :lol:
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    2007
    (Original post by Retired_Messiah)
    why is 2004 in my head when 99% of people are saying 2007 was there a glitch in the matrix?

    whatever I say 2004 bois
    (Original post by Matrix123)
    Nice and easy!? :eek:

    2009
    (Original post by spotify95)
    Were smartphones even around in 2004? :confused: I think people had flip phones or something then

    The latest iPhones don't even have a headphone port so 100% useless for me
    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    :five: iphone = pie phone :yucky: :puke:
    (Original post by Ryan CS)
    2007
    (Original post by Lemur14)
    Is that meant to be easy? Iphones are rubbish, why would anyone want to know anything about them? Must be about 10 years... 2007?
    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    2004 was when it was actually released but then they realised that if they did it in 2007 it would get more profit so they invented the time machine and changed their minds
    (Original post by spotify95)
    Wow, you were quick! :yep:
    (Original post by LibertySea)
    2007
    (Original post by Franzen)
    2005?
    (Original post by Quiz Master)
    2007

    qm
    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    Linux :awesome:
    (Original post by spotify95)
    Nice and simple, 2007
    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    2010?
    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    2004? This is not easy
    (Original post by FriendlyPenguin)
    1) What is the best Operating System?
    (Original post by Paracosm)
    2007
    (Original post by Protostar)
    2007?
    (Original post by greengiraffe)
    8. ?
    (Original post by sammychu00)
    8...
    (Original post by starfab)
    8 im stealing everyones andwer :teehee:
    (Original post by greengiraffe)
    8. ?
    (Original post by IKEAPanda37)
    Isnt CRT stuff used for like hearts or something? :dontknow:




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