Landing : Athabascau University

Windows 8 tiles

Comments

  • I attended the infamous "start me" up Microsoft Launch in Vancouver in 1995.  17 years of teaching and using Windows with the start button at the bottom left, and a preference for an unclutter desktop does not encourage me to upgrade. I like change and tech toys, bu the change must have good reason.  Win 95, XP and Win 7 worked or works.  I too have a desktop without a touch screen and will keep Win 7 as long as possible. 

    Microsoft will continue to support the various versions; they must as too many organizations have proprietary systems designed for a specific Win operating system version. For example Vancouver General Hospital uses XP as that is what their entire patient information system was built on.

     

    Barbie Bruce November 14, 2012 - 11:03am

These comments are moderated. Your comment will not be visible unless accepted by the content owner.

Only simple HTML formatting is allowed and any hyperlinks will be stripped away. If you need to include a URL then please simply type it so that users can copy and paste it if needed.

(Required)

(Required)