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I dont wanna be truly pedantic ty pls :yep:
Nor do I, hence my reply to greengiraffe's pedantry.
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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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Right, I was being nice there, next question will be harder
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What you accepting that one answer, or any removed feature, as your question was vague?
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Whoops sorry, Paracosm I didn't mean to reply to your post it was a mistake, and for future notice, I am not pedantic! It was a genuine mistake...
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Whoops sorry, Paracosm I didn't mean to reply to your post it was a mistake, and for future notice, I am not pedantic!
thank goodness for that!

No harm done my friend
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I should've said "main features" :rofl:

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Turn your JTAG hax off pls :eviltongue:

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

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You probably should have said main features, though having said that, quite a lot of things changed... for example, the Control Panel no longer did the majority of stuff and now there is the "Settings" app... Everyone knew about the Control Panel, why not leave it be?
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thank goodness for that!

No harm done my friend
Sure, no harm done!
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What you accepting that one answer, or any removed feature, as your question was vague?
I was accepting the first answer given, I should've really pinpointed the answer. But the first answer was taken.
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I was accepting the first answer given, I should've really pinpointed the answer. But the first answer was taken.
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You probably should have said main features, though having said that, quite a lot of things changed... for example, the Control Panel no longer did the majority of stuff and now there is the "Settings" app... Everyone knew about the Control Panel, why not leave it be?
If it ain't broke don't fix it ?
The control panel remains and still has full functionality, the metro settings app was just a fancy gui over it.

You could still also do everything through registry and GPO.
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Im scared about the next question :eek:

Like i didnt rrealise WIndows 8 existed and i thought CRT monitors was the same as CPR, this is not my subject specialist clearly :rofl:
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Question 8

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Q8.) In what year was the first Microsoft Office released?


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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)
(Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
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)
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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.
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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
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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
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:five: iphone = pie phone :yucky: :puke:
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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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1989

Edit: For MacOS, which I believe was still 2 years earlier than for windows
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1990
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(Original post by Ezisola)
The control panel remains and still has full functionality, the metro settings app was just a fancy gui over it.

You could still also do everything through registry and GPO.
Quite a few settings have to be done through Settings rather than Control Panel...

I don't know why they bothered with the Settings app, or any of the fancy Windows 8 features, like Metro UI...
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1990
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Question 8

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1993?
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