Windows on Pi2

Yes!
48%
13
No!
22%
6
I don't know
No votes
0
I don't care
30%
8
 
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przemof
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Microsoft windows 10 on pi2

Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:01 pm

What do you think about the idea of windows on pi2? I'm not a big fan of it and I'm affraid that it might cause more bad than good.

Edit. The original question was not precise enough. I'm asking about microsoft windows 10
Last edited by przemof on Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:18 pm, edited 2 times in total.

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Re: windows on pi2

Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:07 pm

windows 10 is not what you think [probably]
windows is not for the RPI
x windows is better but even x windows is not windows 10

^ the question is also bad
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Re: windows on pi2

Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:11 pm

Given how the question is worded the only answer is "yes".
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Re: windows on pi2

Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:30 pm

MattHawkinsUK wrote:Given how the question is worded the only answer is "yes".
Darn it, I said "I don't care"! I gave an impossible answer :lol:

(I know you were kidding.)

If I want microsoft 10, I'll just buy another computer for it. No problem.

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Re: Microsoft windows 10 on pi2

Thu Feb 12, 2015 6:31 pm

Just a (hopefully needless) reminder in haiku form:

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Re: Microsoft windows 10 on pi2

Sat Feb 14, 2015 8:48 am

As mentioned already, the version of Win 10 won't let you use Office or the Internet, which is probably what most people thought they wanted to be able to do. And according to MS's website it will be mainly for developing apps (mobile apps) and general programming from what they say. So, you probably won't be able to run it as a normal computer, unless you manage to find a way to maybe get OpenOffice on it.

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Re: Microsoft windows 10 on pi2

Sun Feb 15, 2015 4:27 am

Maybe Microsoft will surprise us (doubt it) and make it kinda like Rasbian is to Debian as Windows 10 is to Windows 10 for pi. :lol:
A computer is only as smart as its programmer. ;)

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