Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt
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The Wow Started One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, Microsoft built the final release candidate for Windows Vista and declared it good to go. How's your experience been?

Poll #1085262 1 year on

Did you buy Vista?

Yes - it came with a new PC
4(9.1%)
Yes - as an upgrade from XP
8(18.2%)
Yes - to run it on my Mac
1(2.3%)
No - I stuck with Windows XP
22(50.0%)
No - I use some other OS
7(15.9%)

Were you satisfied with Windows Vista?

Yes - I think it rocks!
0(0.0%)
Mostly - It's okay, but nothing special
8(19.5%)
Not really - I'm not a fan
7(17.1%)
No - I think it sucks!
6(14.6%)
NA - I don't use it
20(48.8%)

After using Vista for a while, did you...

... revert to Windows XP?
4(19.0%)
... buy a Mac?
2(9.5%)
... switch to Linux?
0(0.0%)
... wonder why it took 5 years to ship Vista?
4(19.0%)
... regret your purchase?
1(4.8%)
... feel the wow?
0(0.0%)
... learn to love Vista?
2(9.5%)

According to Microsoft's marketing materials, Vista includes 100 Reasons You'll Be Speechless. What left you speechless?

Any final comments on your Vista experience?

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