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Jon

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Keep us posted.
I think I'm going to start shopping for a new laptop sooner than I expected.
I'm eyeballing a Asus Windows 10 laptop from Amazon for $199. The specs look pretty decent from what I can see and I've heard Windows 10 is leaps and bounds more secure than 8.
 

JHDK

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did anyone just get the "windows 10 update 1607"?

it took like an hour to DL and says that it fixes a bunch of stuff but the only think that is noticeable is the font/format change when i open chrome.
 

JHDK

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I think mine updated a week or so ago. I'll check to see what it did.
i just got rid of it. for some reason after the install, in the task manager it was saying my disk was running at 100% all the time. i looked into a few fixes in that involved turning certain things off and it didnt fix the problem so i did the 'return to a previous build of windows' thing and everything is back to normal and the disk registers at around 10% or less consistently now.
 
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HecticArt

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Funny. Mines been fine.
All I've gotten is a notification that some app that I've never used (that must have pre-installed) was removed because it's not compatible with 10.
 

JHDK

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Anyone get the Windows 10 creators update yet? My computer keeps telling my to update and I keep refusing. I am convinced updating my old Sony Vaio to Windows 10, back when it was a free update, was the beginning of the end of that machine. My $400 HP is now almost 2 years old and I don't want to take any chances, especially for something that I doubt will be all that beneficial to my daily computer use.
 

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Haven't seen it yet.
I get nervous about those updates too.
I'd probably avoid it, unless you're already having issues.
....Or looking for an excuse to upgrade.
 
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I just spent the last few hours trying to figure out how my Proxy network went wrong and how to set up a VPN. I still don't have it all set up yet. Good news is that they are charging me the same Proxy price for the upgrade to VPN. It's usually double the price I am currently paying for just the Proxy.