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On Wed, 31 Jan 2018 17:44:14 -0500, nospam<nospam@nospam.invalid>

>In article<>, Eric Stevens
><> wrote:
>> >> >I don't know hat you guys are doing. The last time I had to repair
>> >> >Windows was in the days of Windows 2000. Since then it's been a
>> >> >substantially smooth ride apart from the frequent changes in the user
>> >> >interface.
>> >> 
>> >> I might have been exaggerating. The last time I had to repair Windows
>> >> was 3 long days ago. And it's been about a month since I had to reset
>> >> all of my audio settings to get any sound. But that is a monthly
>> >> thing, so I can't really complain. 
>> >> 
>> >> We obviously use our PC's in different ways. And admittedly, it's not
>> >> necessarily Windows itself with some issues, but I think Windows
>> >> should better handle problems that pop up with mainstream software,
>> >> instead of just locking up. If I can't even kill a process, I blame
>> >> Windows for that. 
>> >> 
>> >> I think you're also forgetting that Spyder issue you had, and the file
>> >> permissions issues. 
>> >
>> >he's forgetting a lot of issues.
>> I am distinguishing between all problems I have had and those which
>> are purely attributable to Windows.
>they're all attributable to windows.

The Spyder ones certainly were not. But Windows 2000 certainly didn't
make life easier. I think I saw more blue screens with that than all
other versions combined.
>you are dismissing an entire set of problems for no valid reason, other
>than to justify using windows.


Eric Stevens