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  1. Joined : Jan 2014
    Carencro, LA 70520
    Posts : 7,641
    Windows 10
       25 Feb 2015 #1

    Your Say: Windows 10 Build 9926 Icons Look like a Bad Joke


    Windows 10 Technical Preview build 9926 comes with a collection of new icons, and as we could all see in the leaked screenshots of new builds, more new icons are expected to be introduced very soon.

    Basically, Microsoft opted to change the icons in search of a fresh and modern look, but there are plenty of people out there who claim that all these new icons are actually very ugly and the company would better stick to the previous design.

    To find out what you think about these icons, we asked you to tell us your opinion and the messages we've received in the last couple of days pretty much speak for themselves. There are only few users who think that these icons look good, but the majority wants Microsoft to change them before the final version of the operating system comes out.
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  2. Joined : Sep 2014
    Chicago, IL, USA
    Posts : 617
    Windows 7 Ultimate
       25 Feb 2015 #2

    I could care less about the icons, they can be changed. What I don't like is the whole flat look, it looks cartoonish, Crayola like, like the buttons on a Betamax player from the early 80s. It isn't new, it's not forward looking, it's not hip from what I have seen of the hipsters and their favorite websites.

    The flat look is just plain, unimaginative, blah and ugly.
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  3. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 2,923
    Windows 10 Pro
       25 Feb 2015 #3

    Let me guess.. Softpedia? More ignorance masquerading as journalism.....
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  4. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,939
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       25 Feb 2015 #4

    Mystere said: View Post
    Let me guess.. Softpedia? More ignorance masquerading as journalism.....
    Yes and I wish the OP would stop posting articles from them. Simple a trash website. IMO
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  5.    25 Feb 2015 #5

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Yes and I wish the OP would stop posting articles from them. Simple a trash website. IMO
    NOOOOOO!!! I count on those to catch up on my 'cyber-gossip'!
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  6. Joined : Nov 2013
    Houston
    Posts : 1,394
    Win-7Prox64 Win-8.1Prox64 Win-10Prox64
       25 Feb 2015 #6

    I can think of better reasons to stop testing the icons are not one of them
    But it does make one think which kindergarten class Microsoft hired to make them
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  7. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,542
    W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
       25 Feb 2015 #7

    I like the icon look it looks to me. Maybe it is because I am use to windows 7.
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  8. Joined : Nov 2013
    Posts : 804
    10 Pro Preview x64
       25 Feb 2015 #8

    Only 8 replies on how terrible it looks? We can do better than that surely

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  9. Joined : Oct 2014
    Arnold, MD
    Posts : 17,467
    Triple Boot 10 Pro & 10 Insider Pro & 8.1 Pro
       25 Feb 2015 #9

    From "Flatland" the movie (2007)



    I assume (yeah, I know!) that's Windows Phone on the right and PC on the left...

    Next MS art dept?
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  10. Joined : Sep 2014
    Hobart
    Posts : 50
    Windows 10 Insider (fast ring)
       25 Feb 2015 #10

    What can people overreact to next week?
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