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Should choose which operating system

Jun 30, 2019 10:11PM PDT

According to everyone, which operating system should be used for extra use. I am using macbook and want to experience 1 more operating system

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"Everyone" Usually Will Not Agree
Jul 2, 2019 11:19AM PDT

But your mention of "for extra use" would be key here. What type of "use" would that be? Various types of Linux (Ubuntu, etc.) are available for free and can be tested, if that's the way you want to go. In fact, it's a good way, if you're just experimenting with operating systems. On the other hand, if you want to go with the most common right now, with the most compatibility with other systems in the world, then you go with Windows 10 because it will probably be supported the longest.

It's up to you.

Hope this helps.


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I see the everyone issue was tackled.
Jul 2, 2019 11:46AM PDT

It's kind of a surprise but the Chrome browser has a mini OS in it. We've reached the time when apps now contain an OS!

That aside, what did you need this for? Education? Tinkering? Many install Virtual Box (it's free) and some Linux in that since that's another OS besides Windows and Apple OS you run into.

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Thank you
Jul 4, 2019 2:07AM PDT

Thank you

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Windows 10
Jul 5, 2019 11:33PM PDT

If the question implies you are going to buy a new device, I would suggest buying a Windows 10 laptop having a touch screen. You will need to be familiar with Windows 10 in most job environments. If you want something inexpensive and lightweight, consider buying a 10-inch or 11-inch "2-in-1" Windows 10 laptop. These can be folded back to use like a tablet. (There are also some Windows laptops which have fully detachable keyboards.)

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not clear enough
Jul 6, 2019 9:11AM PDT

you need to be more persise on your requirments like what programs you want to run on it and your pc speck, like memory CPU disk space ect