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  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Windows 11.
    There is some evidence that Windows 11 security features are often the culprit for reduced performance. For example, some people find...
  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Windows 11.
    My "unsupported" m83 only needed about 30 minutes to upgrade. It's a relatively vanilla PC with Office 2013 and some basic developer...
  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Windows 11.
    Anyone tried installing on "unsupported" hardware yet? It looks like there are working scripts to bypass secure boot and TPM, but I...
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    This is not good. Windows 11 Performance Variation in Certain Applications on Compatible AMD Processors
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    I expect that most of the "badness" in Win 11 will get into Win 10 through updates. MS may remove the TPM requirement later since it...
  • sedrosken
    sedrosken replied to the thread Windows 11.
    Yeah, there was a big hoopla with the leaked beta builds where they supposedly needed TPM, but only to install. "Fixed" builds were...
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    So I D/L and installed 11 clean and the GUI sucks. The scaling is borked so everything is blurry. Many items are no longer easily...
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    Windows drivers for a 4-color SOHO printer might be OK, but not a photo printer. For example I noticed that Epson claims the drivers...
  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Windows 11.
    I think there are a couple third parties offering Start Menu replacements. The thing that drives more nuts more than that is that...
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    Is there something like OpenShells for 11 to keep the GUI under control?
  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Android phones: Tips, tricks?.
    Stupid phone trick: If you create a contact named Fucking Fuck, autocorrect is much, MUCH better at letting you use that word appropriately.
  • Mercutio
    Mercutio replied to the thread Windows 11.
    That appears to be the case. I don't have anything that immediately qualifies aside from my big desktop at home. I suppose I'll find...
  • sedrosken
    sedrosken replied to the thread Something Random.
    From what I've been told, VIA stuff was the more stable offering for SS7, while ALi performed better. Or maybe vice-versa. SiS was the...
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread mATX Rebuild.
    The BIOS must have been archaic, because it would not output any video at all.
  • LunarMist
    LunarMist replied to the thread Windows 11.
    So I should turn off the TPM to disable Windows 11?
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