Go Back   Computer Forums > Welcome To Computer Forums .org > Social Lounge | Off Topic
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-09-2010, 09:47 PM   #1
Bogan
 
Neodude112320's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Australia
Posts: 8,471
Send a message via MSN to Neodude112320
Default My Annual Reinstall

My annual reinstall is here! Does anyone else reinstall windows instead of doing the annual maintenece (Defrag,Uninstalls,Virus Scan,etc,etc)?

What software do you normally install with windows?

This year im planning:

-Windows 7
-Office 2010
-Firefox
-Somesort of DVD Ripping Software (Still undecided)
-SUPER
-Antivirus (Still Deciding)
-Media monkey or winamp (Still Deciding)
-Photoshop
__________________

__________________
Desktop:BitFenix Survivor~Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD3R~ i7 2600K @ 4hz~AMD 6870 1GB~12gb Team Elite DDR3 1333~3xWD In RAID5~W7 Ult
Laptop:Alienware M11x~ i7-2637M 1.7GHz~16GB 1333MHz DDR3~GeForce GT 540M~W7 Ult
Neodude112320 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:06 PM   #2
Fully Optimized
 
Holysky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,692
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

I do it every 8 months or until i need it. Hell if I'm to lazy to fix anything i do it.
__________________

__________________
Let's get this party started, I'm sick of begging you You make me dead inside which I give to you
Let's get this party started, You make me feel inside I want to be the one to make myself sane
Holysky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:09 PM   #3
In Runtime
 
Equinox1354's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 255
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

For browser, use Chrome.
For media player, use Foobar.
For anti-virus, use <insert anything here (exclude norton)>
For DVD Ripping Software, use either Magic DVD Ripper or DVD Decrypter.

Also, instead of SUPER, I recommend VLC. SUPER gave my PC the sh*ts.
Equinox1354 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:09 PM   #4
Golden Master
 
sniperviper21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: USA
Posts: 5,438
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

Use avira for anti virus
__________________
You got to have a Fiddle in the band!
sniperviper21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:11 PM   #5
Fully Optimized
 
Holysky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,692
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

I use Super AntiSpyware
__________________
Let's get this party started, I'm sick of begging you You make me dead inside which I give to you
Let's get this party started, You make me feel inside I want to be the one to make myself sane
Holysky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:14 PM   #6
In Runtime
 
Equinox1354's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 255
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

I don't even have anti-virus.

Equinox1354 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:19 PM   #7
Fully Optimized
 
Holysky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,692
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

Hmm Nice Sig
__________________
Let's get this party started, I'm sick of begging you You make me dead inside which I give to you
Let's get this party started, You make me feel inside I want to be the one to make myself sane
Holysky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:23 PM   #8
Golden Master
 
Tommy Boy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 8,463
Send a message via Yahoo to Tommy Boy
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

GIMP, Open office, skype, utorrent, avast, ultravnc, hwmonitor....etc etc
__________________
When all else fails...Ham Radio!

I still have the same old HP DV9700T laptop I've had for years...still kickin'
Tommy Boy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:26 PM   #9
In Runtime
 
Equinox1354's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 255
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

Quote:
Originally Posted by Holysky View Post
Hmm Nice Sig
Thanks.
Equinox1354 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2010, 10:28 PM   #10
Fully Optimized
 
Holysky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 3,692
Default Re: My Annual Reinstall

Quote:
Holysky: lolz means dick in german
Holysky: i suck lolz
...
__________________

__________________
Let's get this party started, I'm sick of begging you You make me dead inside which I give to you
Let's get this party started, You make me feel inside I want to be the one to make myself sane
Holysky is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:03 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0