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Windows 8 Tiles

My Run-In With Windows 8

Yes. Finally. My findings? Short version: it was horrible. Longer version: it was absolutely horrible. Never have I sat so defeated behind a keyboard. Let's start from the beginning, shall we?

Walk In The Park

A friend of mine asked me to delete her Microsoft Office 2013 trial version as that was no longer needed and prompted her to buy it. "It's Windows 8," she said, "I hope you don't mind.". Well, I consider myself quite a capable user — how hard could handling a new Windows version be? In a few, you'll see why I wish I had swallowed those words.

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