What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby Splitwirez » June 7th, 2016, 2:59 pm

Brian78456 wrote:
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Brian78456 wrote:At the very least I'd like them to make the taskbar able to be skinned in Windows 10 again.

Classic Shell can partially do that :3


Can you use it without changing the Start Menu itself? I'd be a lot happier with 10 if I could change the taskbar.

Yes, you can revert all hotkeys, mouseclicks, etc. to do what they do without Classic Shell (e.g. access the Windows 10 Start Menu), then use only the Taskbar skinning features.


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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby Brian78456 » June 8th, 2016, 12:03 pm

Splitwirez wrote:
Brian78456 wrote:
Splitwirez wrote:Classic Shell can partially do that :3


Can you use it without changing the Start Menu itself? I'd be a lot happier with 10 if I could change the taskbar.

Yes, you can revert all hotkeys, mouseclicks, etc. to do what they do without Classic Shell (e.g. access the Windows 10 Start Menu), then use only the Taskbar skinning features.


Thanks for the info. Windows 10 will be less painful to use from now on haha.
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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby esc1010 » June 8th, 2016, 12:32 pm

alexandru_c wrote:Very good optimization for older hardware, the ability to choose what UI you want to use (Windows 2000 UI, Windows XP UI, Windows Vista UI, etc.), the ability to mod the system, better control over the settings, no-more hidden spyware software, free and paid editions


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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby QCS » June 11th, 2016, 7:44 am

theEstnet wrote:I'd really like to see the return of a sidebar myself.
The Longhorn concept videos showed amazing things you could do with it


I agree with you on this. I see the Action Centre as sort of an evolution of this idea, but they could go further with it. Perhaps they could add the option to make it persistent? (Like the Sidebar was intended to be). Maybe they could add in a mini Skype Messaging app, or even media player controls integration? Maybe 3rd party support for integrating different kinds of apps/functions/toggles could be kind of cool.

I think the Action Centre could be a chance to improve upon the concepts of Longhorn. :)

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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby Splitwirez » June 11th, 2016, 4:12 pm

QCS wrote:
theEstnet wrote:I'd really like to see the return of a sidebar myself.
The Longhorn concept videos showed amazing things you could do with it


I agree with you on this. I see the Action Centre as sort of an evolution of this idea, but they could go further with it. Perhaps they could add the option to make it persistent? (Like the Sidebar was intended to be). Maybe they could add in a mini Skype Messaging app, or even media player controls integration? Maybe 3rd party support for integrating different kinds of apps/functions/toggles could be kind of cool.

I think the Action Centre could be a chance to improve upon the concepts of Longhorn. :)

One other essential sidebar feature I think should exist:
A storage container for MULTIPLE CLIPBOARD ITEMS. Think like the Office Clipboard, but not restricted to Microsoft Office, and available at all times right in the sidebar. What do you folks think of that? :V
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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby theEstnet » June 11th, 2016, 4:44 pm

Splitwirez wrote:One other essential sidebar feature I think should exist:
A storage container for MULTIPLE CLIPBOARD ITEMS. Think like the Office Clipboard, but not restricted to Microsoft Office, and available at all times right in the sidebar. What do you folks think of that? :V


Agreed!
So many times I've copied something important, and then accidentally copying something else and losing whatever I had.
A clipboard history would be very useful, as it would save so many headaches.
Although, there's also the chance someone else could see what you've copied... :shock:
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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby MS-GIL » June 19th, 2016, 7:38 pm

I agree with most of this. I remembered that I would like to see colors return to the Windows logo. (Colors as in the four that were in every logo from 3.1 to 7)
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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby feandesign » August 25th, 2016, 10:44 pm

No errors.
Yeah, not funny.
I think about the return of Aero theme and new sounds, because Win10 ones are way too long and annoying.
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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby johnniewalk » February 16th, 2017, 7:07 am

In the next Os of windows, i would like to see both the combination of Windows 7 user friendly and Windows 8 additional feature..

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Re: What would you want to see in the next version of Windows

Postby logonoff » February 16th, 2017, 10:17 pm

i'd like to see the return of native aero glass in the titlebar
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