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CNET's operating system forums are the best source for troubleshooting advice from a community of experts. Discussion topics include operating system tips and tricks, help and how-tos, upgrading, OS updates, installing, and troubleshooting and cover Microsoft Windows 7 and Vista, Mac OS X, to Linux.

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Windows 8

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

Last post: Is Windows 8 Today's Version Of "Microsoft Bob"?
By James Denison 09-18-2014

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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: 13 easy ways to impress your bos
By udsaudi 09-18-2014

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  • Threads: 7916

Windows Vista

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

Last post: Multiple Operating Systems
By RichardTribble 09-12-2014

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  • Threads: 41314

Windows XP

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

Last post: Language Changing Randomly When Typing E-mails in Outlook
By lau_wil 09-15-2014

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  • Threads: 1867

Windows 2000/NT

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

Last post: What still works with Windows 2K
By bluebadge11 07-11-2014

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  • Threads: 3646

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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  • Threads: 3570

Windows 95/98

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

Last post: Modern browsers for Windows 98 systems?
By CardsFan29 02-27-2014

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  • Threads: 224

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: How do you think octa core mobile phone?
By stellyliu 01-26-2014

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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: External Hard Drive Not Mounting or Repairing - PLEASE HELP
By golde109 09-04-2014

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  • Threads: 71

Mac OS classic

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

Last post: Old Powerbook keyboard - esc key position
By tavaaver 07-05-2014

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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: do you know china cheap android smartphone?
By jerryhere 09-12-2014

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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: Pinguy 14.04
By 69Rixter 09-08-2014

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