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W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

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W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#1 Post by PeterNC » Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:54 am

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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#2 Post by PeterNC » Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:19 am

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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#3 Post by MikalE » Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:59 am

I reloaded Windows 7 on my T520 from Windows 10. I just didn't like it after trying it out for over a year.

Windows 7 does run very smoothly.
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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#4 Post by PeterNC » Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:35 pm

Yep. Too bad it will be gone sooner than later.

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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#5 Post by dr_st » Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:37 am

Windows 7? Gone? Sooner than later?

There are still people running Windows 95 on their recreational old systems. You can still find physical copies of Windows 95 for sale on auction sites.

The real questions are about the capabilities of the operating system, and how they align with the demands of the modern computing world.
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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#6 Post by TPFanatic » Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:40 pm

7 64 bit will continue to be very usable, even after the updates stop.
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#7 Post by PeterNC » Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:45 pm

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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#8 Post by ajkula66 » Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:14 pm

PeterNC wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:45 pm
Of course. But without updates and anti virus it is not responsible to do e-banking and such things on a machine.
That's what M$ would want you to believe...in my not so humble opinion...

I have yet to meet anyone who is able to present me with a verifiable and convincing "first person" case of getting hacked solely due to lack of WU...
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#9 Post by PeterNC » Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:22 am

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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#10 Post by CrazyTPFan » Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:12 am

PeterNC wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:45 pm
Of course. But without updates and anti virus it is not responsible to do e-banking and such things on a machine.

I have two vintage systems (Pentium 133 & Pentium 200) setup in my office for null modem retro gaming. Those machines are not connected to the WWW however.
It's impossible to browse the internet with these machines.
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Re: W510 920XM - Windows 10 DNS Issues

#11 Post by MikalE » Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:27 am

Hence the reason they are not on the internet.
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