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Is OS 9.1 Anti-Microsoft?
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Jan 12, 2001, 06:23 PM
 
Installed 9.1. It imperiously deleted MS Windows Media Player 7 Beta from my hard drive. Has anone else experienced this curious, monopolistic tendency?
     
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Jan 12, 2001, 09:19 PM
 
Nope.
     
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Jan 12, 2001, 10:01 PM
 
nope me neither
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Jan 12, 2001, 11:17 PM
 
Nope, but would be cool if it was designed to do something like that!

Install 9.1; the new OS removes all traces of Micro$oft from one's computer.

     
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Jan 13, 2001, 02:20 AM
 


i don't think it's designed to do that, but you should consider this both a warning and a blessing and never touch that software again.

go forth!

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Jan 13, 2001, 06:26 AM
 
dont know if it does, but it should do
way to go Apple
     
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Jan 14, 2001, 05:51 AM
 
Hell yeah! That's the kind of stuff I was looking for!!!!
All this time reading the board to see if 9.1 worths the job of backing up all my stuff and re-installing my applications...
Now, I'm pretty sure! Go 9.1, go!

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