Re: Win8 and DVDongle
- Thanks Wayne and the others who responded, I'm not convinced I want to convert from Win 7 at this time, but need to know some of the issues if I do. Mike
--- In DVDongle@yahoogroups.com, Orville Wayne Cypret <n5bza@...> wrote:
> Hi, Mike.
> I run it on 2 different Win8 Pro, 64-bit desktop CPUs. Worked great as
> soon as I re-installed the DVTool program and drivers. Seems like I may
> have had to go to the Prolific web page to get the Win8 drivers but I
> don't clearly recall. At any rate, it wasn't any trouble.
> Don't believe everything you hear that's bad about Win8. The user
> interface is all new & the gripes are mostly coming from (I think)
> people who don't want to go to the trouble of learning a new OS. OTOH,
> I've got it installed on 2 different machines and I can't say that it's
> added any new features that I needed or didn't have before. If I had
> known before I made the switch what I think I know now, I would not have
> changed to Win8 since it doesn't seem to offer anything new. It is
> definitely faster, though. Can't tell any change in stability; systems
> were stable before I switched to Win8 and are still stable.
> Good luck,
> On 12/10/2012 10:33 AM, ke4dzu@... wrote:
> > Hi Gang, anybody using Win 8 OS and a dongle?
> > Mike KE4DZU