[windows2000] Re: Windows Vista officially released to Manufacturing!

  • From: "Steve Snyder" <kwajalein@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2006 11:24:18 +1200

sometimes I remember how to refresh in IE... is the x64 version close behind
I hope?

On 11/17/06, Steve Snyder <kwajalein@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Windows Vista is expected to be available on Friday November 17, 2006 PST.



Dang it! It's Friday now (here) - where is it?!?


On 11/17/06, Tim Mangan <tmangan@xxxxxxxxxxxx > wrote:
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>  Ray
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> Snag Vista now. (Don't tell anybody 'till my download finishes)
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> *From:* windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
[mailto:windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> *On Behalf Of *Tim Mangan
> *Sent:* Monday, November 13, 2006 8:21 AM
> *To:* windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [windows2000] Re: Windows Vista officially released to
> Manufacturing!
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> Eventually I found I like it.  Unfortunately you have to go through
> weeks of problems finding things.  There were days that I swore they had
> removed some function from word.  Then I'd find it the next day.  Once I
> figured out that I had to remember that some things are context sensitive
> things got a lot easier.  95% of the time what I want is either under "home"
> or "format" – as long as I click on the thing I want to change first.    My
> feeling is that it isn't that the new design is bad, it is that we are so
> trained to use the previously bad design.  I'm an old dog, but eventually I
> learn new tricks.
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> A great test would be to find someone who never used office and train
> them on the new first and have them try to switch.  But where could you find
> someone like that?
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> *From:* windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
[mailto:windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> *On Behalf Of *Costanzo, Ray
> *Sent:* Monday, November 13, 2006 8:00 AM
> *To:* windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [windows2000] Re: Windows Vista officially released to
> Manufacturing!
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> You like the new toolbar look?  I ran a beta for a month or so in May
> (or something), and I was still kinda undecided about the new toy-like
> toolbars.
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> -----Original Message-----
> *From:* windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> windows2000-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On Behalf Of *Tim Mangan
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> I snatched a copy of office last night also, but sense you convinced me
> to do things right I guess I wait for the OS.  I have been using the Office
> betas and have been quite happy with them.
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