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Windows 10

Discussions cover Windows 10 installation, service packs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows 10-related questions.

Last post: Why microsoft skipped windows 9 operating system
By astoria0128 03-23-2015

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  • Threads: 1290

Windows 8

Discussions cover Windows 8 installation, service packs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows 8-related questions.

Last post: Windows 8.1 Pro behaving strangely
By lemaech56 03-25-2015

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Windows 7

Discussions cover Windows 7 installation, service packs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows 7-related questions.

Last post: Help me understand color management
By Rjaeger 03-24-2015

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Windows Vista

Discussions cover Windows Vista installation, service packs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows Vista-related questions.

Last post: Factory Image (D:) what can be deleted
By Ragnuts 01-20-2015

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Windows XP

Discussions cover Windows installation, service packs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows XP-related questions.

Last post: when will be launched windows10 operation system?
By mikejohnlen 03-20-2015

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  • Threads: 1872

Windows 2000/NT

Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, networking, and other Windows 2000/NT-related questions.

Last post: Dual Boot Problem (boot.ini file)
By cravie 01-27-2015

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Windows Me

Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows Me-related questions.

Last post: Windows cannot find "Dust EXE"
By pebo94 10-30-2013

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Windows 95/98

Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other Windows 95/98-related questions.

Last post: Is there a maximum hard drive size with Windows 98?
By glb613 12-13-2014

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Windows Phone

Discussions cover Windows Phone software for smartphones and PDA mobile devices, Windows Mobile OS phones, Office Mobile, and other Windows Mobile-related questions.

Last post: future of windows mobile in India Success or not ?
By mdyipm 02-04-2015

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Mac OS X

Discussions cover Mac OS X such as Tiger, Panther, Leopard or Snow Leopard, Lion, in addition to Mac networking, Mac troubleshooting, Safari, and other Mac OS-related questions.

Last post: (Mac OS X) Safari visited links not changing color
By larrymcj1 03-15-2015

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Mac OS classic

Discussions cover all system aspects of the Mac OS before OS X.

Last post: Mac Book 2009 A1342
By Chrisfloyd69 10-26-2014

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Android

The CNET Android forum is here for you to find, share, and discuss all topics related to Google's Android operating system and hardware devices--from phones, tablets, apps, to upcoming platforms, it's all Droid talk here!

Last post: How to transfer file between Android except using Bluetooth?
By pierceamy 03-20-2015

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Linux

Discussions cover Linux installation, Ubuntu, Linux distributions, open source, dual-booting Windows and Linux, Fedora Core, SuSE, CentOS, Debian, Red Hat, Ubuntu, and other Linux-related questions.

Last post: split two words
By tarzan11_11 03-25-2015

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