View Poll Results: Which Has Most Visual Appeal ?

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  • W8.1

    12 46.15%
  • W10

    14 53.85%
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  1.    17 Jun 2015 #21
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 114
    WIndows 10

    I think Windows 10 Is being designed by fans of minimalism. To me it it has a cold and flat look. A lot of people like that. I personally like a bit of eye popping design but it is not to be.
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  2.    17 Jun 2015 #22
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    changes
    Posts : 67
    W10 B10135

    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    I think you can still install a version of the old Win7 calculator on Win10 and it works fine.

    you can actually download install this one directly from microsoft:

    Download Microsoft Calculator Plus from Official Microsoft Download Center

    it's called "calculator plus", it's free ofc.... and it's a windows xp era thing.
    works fine on windows 10. looks better than any other calc as long as you switch to "classic view"

    there is no official download of any other calculator versions though. like w8 or w7....

    kind of sad that you have to install your basic tools manually now if you dont like the new app style.
    instead of just being able to switch to non aero like in windows 7.
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  3.    17 Jun 2015 #23
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Posts : 626
    Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview (14971)

    I consider all of the post-7 Windows versions jarring and unattractive. And I hate purple.

    Seriously, as a desktop user, the incoherency of the experience is really off-putting. For all the vaunted 'under the hood' improvements to the desktop (most of which I simply don't see, to be honest), the fragmentation of the UI, the combination of old desktop and Metro design elements, is actually unsettling.

    A great desktop UI does not make a great phone/tablet UI, etc. etc.
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  4.    17 Jun 2015 #24
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Wolves, England
    Posts : 1,634
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM

    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    I don't mind most of the look of Windows 10, (so far!), except the bland white window headers.
    That's my only niggle with it, if you could match the windows headers to the colour of the taskbar and Start (or at least get them in the same colour family) I'd be much happier.
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  5.    18 Jun 2015 #25
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Australia, Adelaide
    Posts : 1,533
    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.2 MATE (64 bit), W10 Home (64 bit)

    Any colour you want ...


    Quote Originally Posted by Boozad View Post
    That's my only niggle with it, if you could match the windows headers to the colour of the taskbar and Start (or at least get them in the same colour family) I'd be much happier.
    Agreed.
    IMO, "any colour you want, as long as it's white" doesn't cut it.
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  6.    18 Jun 2015 #26
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Idaho USA
    Posts : 4,826
    OS X, Win 10

    I have to agree with those who are not for the white. I use a Firefox dark theme and it looses it looks with the white top bar. At least in Photoshop cs6 you don't have that problem. Will be glad when third party themes hit the streets. And yes I like using third party themes; in most cases they get it right. . .
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  7.    18 Jun 2015 #27
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 236
    7, 10TP

    I find W10 visually ugly. This is one of the reasons I'm staying with W7. The other being that W7 does everything I need it to do and does so rather well. I also hate the made-up words like "app".
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  8.    18 Jun 2015 #28
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 24,523
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    New build and just about the same.. I still like it so far.
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  9.    18 Jun 2015 #29
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    Posts : 376
    Windows 10 Home x64

    Quote Originally Posted by unifex View Post
    I find W10 visually ugly. This is one of the reasons I'm staying with W7. The other being that W7 does everything I need it to do and does so rather well. I also hate the made-up words like "app".
    I don't use that word, I hate it (I won't even type it) I always use "application" I also hate the short, made up things like "J-Lo, A-Rod, etc..." My mouth and tongue aren't too lazy to say the entire word(s)

    Apologize for the short OT rant. As for W10 I don't like it's appearance so far, it's appearance could change before RTM but I doubt it. It shouldn't have to "grow" on me, right off the bat it should be something like WOW this looks great!
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  10.    13 Jan 2016 #30
    Join Date : Jan 2016
    Posts : 1
    Widows 10

    I dislike it so much that I created an account and am posting a rely on an old thread just to say so. I found Metro ugly and Google's material design pretty hideous as well. Going back to paper systems for a lot of things just so I can have a little control of having things I use every day be aesthetically appealing.
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