Operating system forums

Operating system forums

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.

More Info:
Forums

  • Threads: 882

Windows 8

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

Last post: Windows 8 users: How do you like it?
By Lee Koo (ADMIN) 04-20-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 5653

Windows 7

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

Last post: how do you think about amazon kindle fire HDX tablet?
By skyemine 04-19-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 7887

Windows Vista

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

Last post: hi admin
By DialTrada01 04-20-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 41219

Windows XP

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

Last post: Windows XP support has ended
By Marianiey 04-21-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 1863

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 02-16-2014

Start discussion
  • 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

Start discussion
  • Threads: 3568

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

Start discussion
  • Threads: 223

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: Windows phone 8.1 will bring custom wallpaper for tiles
By Aashray_Anand 03-02-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 5202

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: Need help in order to install HASP dongle in MAC
By sanjay-k 03-19-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 67

Mac OS classic

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

Last post: Reviving iMac G3 1998 Model B
By Walterob 01-22-2013

Start discussion
  • Threads: 994

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: Display
By Rajahrule 04-20-2014

Start discussion
  • Threads: 1997

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: recover deleted directory in Redhat 6.4
By darshaksheth 04-18-2014

Start discussion

Create a New Discussion

Get Started Here

Create a new discussion: close

Note: If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums -- revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.


Sorry, there was a problem submitting your post. Please try again.

Sorry, there was a problem generating the preview. Please try again.

Duplicate posts are not allowed in the forums. Please edit your post and submit again.

Preview Post Submit Post Cancel Post

Please note: Do not post advertisements, offensive materials, profanity, or personal attacks. Please remember to be considerate of other members. Click here to review our Terms of Use. If you're new to the CNET Forums, please read our CNET Forums FAQ. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

Thank you, , your post has been submitted and will appear on our site shortly.