Archive for August, 2012

Windows 8 Sucks, Downgrading Back to Windows 7

August 26, 2012

As a PC user, I want to be efficient with my mouse movement and clicks. Win8 has me moving and clicking all 4 corners of my screen, and in between, to perform simple tasks, e.g. with the mouse, it takes 2 clicks to shut down on Win7; it’s 3 clicks + extra navigation to the appropriate “charm”/icons to shut down on Win8. Another wasteful movement is closing apps. I have to click on the top off the app and drag it down to the bottom of the screen. The act of closing an app is not easy because it’s not a fluid action; I encounter resistance moving apps down. (more…)