What OS do you run?

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#101 Posted by guiseppe (2839 posts) -

I use XP on my main PC and a dist based off of Xandros on my netbook (eee). I used to run Linux on all my PC's but I had too much trouble whenever I wanted to play a game that wasn't easy to run.  SO I just went with XP to stop having to reboot every time I wanted to play something.

#102 Posted by OroYoke (98 posts) -
Currently using Windows Vista Home Premium.
#103 Posted by Jiquk (203 posts) -

Windows 7 RC/FreeBSD

#104 Posted by Gelatinousgelboy (193 posts) -

I bootcamped my MacBook Pro with XP and use Leopard on the other partition.

#105 Posted by Nettacki (1317 posts) -

Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit edition

#106 Posted by warxsnake (2639 posts) -

win7RC64

#107 Posted by BigBoss1911 (2414 posts) -

Windows XP.

#108 Posted by Kohe321 (3523 posts) -

Windows XP. Going to change to windows 7 soon, though.

#109 Edited by AndrewB (7519 posts) -

Counting the 4 computers in this house (my gaming rig, my laptop, my HTPC, and someone else's netbook) I run both Windows XP and Windows 7 on a regular basis, as well as Snow Leopard on my Macbook, and occasionally Ubuntu Linux (when I get the urge to tinker with it, only to realize it has some major issue on every piece of hardware I try to install it on, and wind up ditching it).
 
Though I will say I've got 2 full copies of 7 on the way, so it will be my primary OS very soon. Actually, since I'm now using RC releases of it on two machines, it kinda already is.

#110 Posted by gidoff (161 posts) -

Wow, didn't expect Vista to be the leader at the moment.

#111 Posted by Bane (389 posts) -

Vista Home Premium 64-bit for me.  I'm looking forward to the release of W7 though.  I haven't tried it myself, but nearly unanimous praise for a MS OS?  It must be good.

#112 Posted by catalystex (63 posts) -

Windows 7 Pro RTM thanks to MSDN.

#113 Posted by Lestater (394 posts) -

I use Snow Leopard and Windows 7 RC, but Snow Leopard more.

#114 Posted by Axersia (1613 posts) -

XP on my desktop and Ubuntu Linux 8.04 on my laptop (currently busy creating my own distro from scratch).

#115 Posted by Hector (3356 posts) -

Windows Vista!!!

#116 Edited by DarkFlow83 (127 posts) -

Windows 7 RC, Vista ultimate  , and OSX 10.5.7 all on the same computer.  Yay hackintosh!

#117 Posted by chibacityblues (52 posts) -

Totally Arch Linux. Got a Win7 box that serves as game launcher though.

#118 Posted by ArchScabby (5809 posts) -

Right now I'm running Vista.   I can get a free copy of Windows 7 when it comes out, but I need to send ASUS a copy of a proof of purchase of my laptop, and I have no idea where to get that.

#119 Posted by amir90 (2154 posts) -

Windows 7, works great! :D

#120 Posted by Monkeyman04 (1016 posts) -

I run Windows XP Pro x64.

#121 Posted by Breadfan (6589 posts) -

el Windows de Vista

#122 Posted by mhkjtha (429 posts) -

Ubuntu and XP
im surprised vista has so many votes

#123 Posted by mthe1337one (198 posts) -

XP SP3 on my main, and Win7 on a secondary hard drive.  i switch from time to time, but seeing as i had XP on the comp WAAAAAAY before i decided to install 7, XP is pretty much the OS i have everything installed on.
#124 Posted by GeekBoy (4 posts) -

Windows 7 Ultimate of course
#125 Posted by GeekBoy (4 posts) -
@L1D3N:
Well you should. I had Vista 64 Ultimate. Windows 7 Ultimate is FAR better in performance and reliability than Vista is. You won't regret it. I was really not "WOWed" by Vista as ol Bill said I would be.
#126 Posted by Wrect (315 posts) -

XP SP3 on my gaming rig.  Vista scares me.  Will see how Windows 7 pans out before upgrading.
#127 Posted by RoarkIndustries (26 posts) -

Windows 7 is in a UPS van as I type

#128 Posted by Gmanall (1683 posts) -

XP ftw WOOT!!!

#129 Posted by Kblt (496 posts) -

Win 7 > XP > Vista > everything else

#130 Posted by RHCPfan24 (8609 posts) -

I have XP on my PC and Mac Leopard on my laptop which I use a lot. I am planning on buying Windows 7 soon.

#131 Posted by Kblt (496 posts) -
@RHCPfan24 said:
" I have XP on my PC and Mac Leopard on my laptop which I use a lot. I am planning on buying Windows 7 soon. "
>buy
>OS
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#132 Posted by PenguinDust (12455 posts) -

I'm still using XP.  I had planned on sticking with it until Windows 7 dropped and, thus, avoid the hassle of Vista.  Now that Windows 7 is out, I'll switch to it when I upgrade my system again next year.

#133 Posted by DRooPZ (82 posts) -

 xp old faithful

#134 Posted by mthe1337one (198 posts) -

got XP on my main, Win7 on a secondary HDD.  i just went with XP in the poll.

#135 Posted by belaraphon (451 posts) -

windows 7. yay!

#136 Posted by p4ddym1607 (995 posts) -

Windows Vista mainly. Ubuntu on another HDD too.

#137 Posted by Rykane (12 posts) -

I run Windows 7 Professional 32bit

#138 Posted by Whisperkill (2969 posts) -

Im on vista, no problems, but I want to get 7
#139 Posted by ArcLyte (881 posts) -

windows 7 pro x86 (32 bit)

#140 Posted by sodiumCyclops (2644 posts) -

Got a pirated copy of Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit.

#141 Posted by Willy105 (4688 posts) -

My laptop runs Windows 7, my desktop runs Windows ME.

#142 Posted by RAY16 (35 posts) -

Vista Business Edition (64-Bit).

#143 Posted by jvincent01 (1 posts) -

 Windows 7 Ultimate Edition

#144 Posted by ADTR_ZERO (1060 posts) -

I love XP and have no reason to swith, especially because I don't PC game.
#145 Posted by triple07 (1196 posts) -

Mac OS X Snow Leopard on my laptop which is my main computer but I also have an old PC with Windows XP on it.

#146 Posted by TheDuke (231 posts) -

running windows 7 64bit

#147 Posted by Griddler (3344 posts) -

Vista

#148 Posted by PhilESkyline (774 posts) -

Windows 3.11 upgrades are overrated.

#149 Posted by Dragon_Fire (367 posts) -

I'm using Windows 7 and blue screens included free....?!!!!
I am having a lot of problems....

#150 Posted by gla55jAw (2687 posts) -

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