Was Windows Vista THAT bad?

  • Published: 17 November 2018
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Comments • 17 882

  • kirby march barcena
    kirby march barcena  1 hours back

    The laptop I bought has Vista in it and the demo was fast...however,it was laggy when it comes to games.

    • Nathaniel Salazar
      Nathaniel Salazar  6 hours back

      Is Windows Mojave have a Dark Mode?

      • Macias Alberto
        Macias Alberto  8 hours back

        My first laptop came with windows xp but i dont have so good memories as i do with windows vista, vista was AWESOME, the aero and windows+tab feature was stunnig, idk why microsoft didn´t put aero in w10. Would be awesome.
        At least i can still running w vista as a virtual machine

        • CD27
          CD27  10 hours back

          Vista was the “Can it run Crysis?” of operating systems.

          • Gul Dukat
            Gul Dukat  13 hours back

            i still use the ''cave man stuff'' on windows 7, sadly the days are coming to an end :(

            • Dalmation
              Dalmation  19 hours back

              Windows Vista more like Windows Shitsta

              • Promethious B
                Promethious B  21 hours back

                I had no problems with XP,, a few with Vista,,,,but windows ten rocks...

                • YYC
                  YYC  22 hours back

                  What most people don't realize is that Windows Vista and Windows 7 are essentially the same operating system. But because of the blemish on the Vista name, what would have just been a major service pack for Vista was released as Windows 7.

                  • Kevin Upchurch
                    Kevin Upchurch  22 hours back

                    I'm not sure what was scarier: the intro or Linus' segue into the sponsor spot...true horror

                    • Windows XP 2.0
                      Windows XP 2.0  1 days back

                      That voice scary 00:1 AS WELL HOW DARE YOU SAY WINS VISTA SUX

                      • New Message
                        New Message  1 days back


                        • 1castellp
                          1castellp  1 days back

                          yes. 2 second video

                          • Spark
                            Spark  1 days back

                            My brothers Alienware pc from 2012 has windows 7. Specs: GTX 580 OC and I think i7-4790k? It was $1800

                            • Nate DS
                              Nate DS  1 days back

                              *PLEASE PUT THE SPONSORS AT THE END*

                              • Mitchell R
                                Mitchell R  1 days back

                                I never thought it was that bad

                                • NoiseBomb
                                  NoiseBomb  2 days back

                                  Still love the wallpaper though.

                                  • Horary Zappy
                                    Horary Zappy  2 days back


                                    • Rusi Rusev
                                      Rusi Rusev  2 days back

                                      3:41 Linux had that years before and it ran on very low specs thans vista's

                                      • Алексей Гриднев

                                        Also, I remember how me and my cousin somehow got a pirated beta of Windows Vista before its official release, and tried to install it on our old machine with Pentium 4. That thing apparently couldn't install if CPU ran too hot so we used a regular room fan to cool the computer 😀 it installed just fine, by some miracle, but when we ran Alcohol 120% on that (it was a program for burning CDs), the system just died and never recovered.

                                        • Алексей Гриднев

                                          *Some belated edit: Mac OS X had authentication mechanism while making important changes to the system right from the start, as any proper UNIX system does. It was NOT copied, as the video suggests, from Windows Vista UAC (if anything, it was the other way around).

                                          • mikey smikkelaar
                                            mikey smikkelaar  2 days back

                                            looking at title..... yes

                                            • Savingfoam
                                              Savingfoam  2 days back

                                              We Learned something new : Yes + No = Yo

                                              • Marcos García
                                                Marcos García  2 days back

                                                Why is Linus always touching his pocket. It is distracting

                                                • ursotedio
                                                  ursotedio  2 days back

                                                  Windows me was a real problem...

                                                  • Terran
                                                    Terran  2 days back

                                                    I liked Vista, the design was nice and so was the Aero are the time but Windows 7 was definitely much better and hey you can even get skins to make Windows 7 look like Vista now so...

                                                    • Foxtrot815 Jr
                                                      Foxtrot815 Jr  2 days back

                                                      i like vista better end windows 10 faster transfer speed windows 10 is so slow with ssd and hdd

                                                      • SACBart
                                                        SACBart  2 days back

                                                        you forget one thing "A LOT OF INPUT LAG"

                                                        • M. T.
                                                          M. T.  2 days back

                                                          Dad loved it ^-^

                                                          • nikulaye
                                                            nikulaye  2 days back

                                                            Installing Windows Vista...

                                                            • Ruckus
                                                              Ruckus  2 days back

                                                              video: *Dramatically says "winows... VISTA"*
                                                              ME: *screams and throws blanket over head sending popcorn everywhere. Proceeds to tremble with PCsd*

                                                              • Timber P
                                                                Timber P  3 days back

                                                                i had vista, i liked it on a crappy office pc. burnin rubber 4 was fun... too fun

                                                                • Павел Анатольевич

                                                                  i remember using win me, it was like my first windows, in my first pc, i thought it was ok...

                                                                  • TristenDoesGames
                                                                    TristenDoesGames  3 days back

                                                                    But I loved Vista!

                                                                    • Sunil Koppuri
                                                                      Sunil Koppuri  3 days back

                                                                      Vista And 7 were used good. And, Vista started the trend of modern look computers

                                                                      • Arnav Kathuria
                                                                        Arnav Kathuria  3 days back

                                                                        I think windows is the worst operating system out there
                                                                        There are many good substitutes like
                                                                        Mac os
                                                                        Chrome os
                                                                        Bla bla

                                                                        • kushal. n rajasuba
                                                                          kushal. n rajasuba  3 days back

                                                                          Yeah but most things require windows. Not everyone just browses the web.

                                                                      • TheZombaslaya
                                                                        TheZombaslaya  3 days back

                                                                        I remember vista, I had a computer back in the day with vista, I really liked the layout of the home screen, visual animations and things. But oh my god that thing was so unpredictable, I would play flight sim x and half the time there'd be no sound.

                                                                        • jeremyc311709
                                                                          jeremyc311709  3 days back

                                                                          I used Vista for years. Never had an issue. Now Windows Millennium Edition was another story. Had to format and reinstall so many times

                                                                          • Anthony Smith
                                                                            Anthony Smith  3 days back

                                                                            Loved it!!!!.....best OS ever...🤭

                                                                            • Lord Sandwich
                                                                              Lord Sandwich  4 days back

                                                                              I couldn't stand Windows 7 because that damn window that nagged you to restart the computer every five minutes or it would take the law into its own hands and do it anyway, deleting all your unsaved work. If you ever actually did restart the computer though, it didn't help because another hour later, it would've completed another update that required a forced restart.

                                                                              When I was running Win7, I had a program called Shutdown Guard, to stop my computer from shutting down without my permission. Yes, I had already disabled the nag window, but it kept re-enabling itself at random. Shutdown Guard was great, but occasionally Windows would kill tasks before Shutdown Guard could stop it.

                                                                              TLDR; Windows 7 was almost as shit as Vista.

                                                                              • deathwing015 playz
                                                                                deathwing015 playz  4 days back

                                                                                win 10 sucks, it doesnt have space cadet and minesweeper off of first boot buuuut i downloaded emulator for space cadet and dl minesweeper from the store

                                                                                • arnis biders
                                                                                  arnis biders  4 days back

                                                                                  in some of next videos was me so bad

                                                                                  • Paweł Z
                                                                                    Paweł Z  4 days back

                                                                                    Fun fact: some of the drivers from vista wroked in win 7 despite win 7 having its own drivers listed on a hardware support websites.

                                                                                    • gris186
                                                                                      gris186  4 days back

                                                                                      I just really hated the warning messages.
                                                                                      Do you want to launch 0.exe? - *Yes*
                                                                                      Are you sure you want to launch 0.exe? - *Yes*
                                                                                      0.exe wants to connect to the internet. Do you want to allow access? - *Yes*
                                                                                      Are you sure you want to allow 0.exe to access the internet? - *OH FOR CRYING OUT LOUD!*

                                                                                      • Sam Takara
                                                                                        Sam Takara  4 days back

                                                                                        I would say that Games For Windows Live brought one innovation as a requirement: honest system requirements. And I still like it better than Origin or Epic Launcher.

                                                                                        • WillThePotato
                                                                                          WillThePotato  4 days back

                                                                                          Everybody gangsta until Linus makes the incomprehensibly large mistake of even thinking of uttering those signature yet dreaded words. The sentence which only Linus can harness the power of while not being disintegrated by the incredible impact of those words originating from a forgotten tongue. The words that... The words. Yes. It's all coming back to me now. A word...
                                                                                          *fRoM oUr SpOnSoR*

                                                                                          • sampa humeoli
                                                                                            sampa humeoli  4 days back

                                                                                            joke: terminator goes to the pc tecnitian and what he said to him? INSTALL VISTA BABY lol

                                                                                            • Oratio G
                                                                                              Oratio G  5 days back

                                                                                              The owner of a steakhouse round the corner told me he bought a new laptop and that he was going to throw his existing Windows Vista laptop away because he can't stand the slowness any more. I took it and installed the newly released Windows 8 on it. I saw Windows 8 for the first time and almost puked when I saw the UI. I searched the Internet and found Classic Shell software that changed the Windows UI to Windows XP, Windows 7 or whatever.
                                                                                              Suddenly I had a machine running at normal, if not faster, speed with a UI (with Start) I was familiar with.

                                                                                              • 420jahlion
                                                                                                420jahlion  5 days back

                                                                                                what made vista not run so well was most peoples hardware was not up for the challenge. when you add in all these new visuals its going to slow things down. all people had to do was turn off the new visuals and it ran as fast as normal.