Originally Posted by afv011
That's what I was thinking as well, XP was indeed good, Vista was stillborn, 7 was good, and now we got 8... a Vista redux. You'd think they would learn from past mistakes, but looks like that's not the case.
I used to write with my Vista laptop and OpenOffice. Funny enough, it never had problems but I take other's word about it since 99.9% seems to convict Vista. Moreover, I amuse myself with the thought that perhaps full MSOffice installation(laptop had preview) would have awaken that reputation.