New Operateing System

  Madpad_001 17:30 05 Jul 06
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Hi,

I am looking for a new operateing system to try on my PC. I know there are a few others out there so was just wandering which to go for and where to download from??

Thanks in advance Madpad_001

  mattyc_92 17:31 05 Jul 06

Are we talking about Windows? As you can't legally download Windows.... There are many Linux distros that you can download freely and legally

  octal 21:03 05 Jul 06

I use Xandros Linux, new version out this week click here

  woodchip 21:07 05 Jul 06

Hear you are and they will not mess up your system trying them as they run from the CD click here

  Madpad_001 12:19 09 Jul 06

Sorry ment to say that I want to try somthing else other then windows

  SANTOS7 12:23 09 Jul 06
  phil46 14:10 09 Jul 06

I had ago at Linux i tried 3 versions of it but to me i found it complex couldn't get my head around it but it seems to have a big following in the USA.

  octal 15:06 09 Jul 06

Yes you will find it complex, only because you are not used to it, remember when you started using Windows? I was the same as you, I didn't think I'd ever get to grips with it, now 2 years on Windows is in the bin, for what I use the computer for I can't find any good reason to return to MS Windows.

By the way, if you want to keep Windows either dual boot it with Linux, very easy, or use one of the live CD's like the ones in woodchips link.

  Madpad_001 11:43 11 Jul 06

Thanks to everyone who has posted on here.

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