What Operating system are you using

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  1. dogg57

    dogg57 Piney

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    What os are you running and do you use your phone to look at this site? I am running Suse linux 42.3 and i use my phone on this site
     
  2. Boyd

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    Even though I have an iPhone with a big screen, I really dislike the experience of using a forum on it. I want a physical keyboard for forums. So no, I never use it for the forum.

    I'm running MacOS Sierra on my laptop and also desktop machine that is dedicated to video editing. The video machine can also boot into MacOS 10.8.5 for the times that I need my very expensive legacy software. I have a media server running MacOS El Capitan and am running Windows 7 Professional on the desktop machine that I use exclusively for mapmaking. My phone is still on iOS 10.
     
  3. this_is_nascar

    this_is_nascar Explorer

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    99% the time, I'm using my Android phone and Chrome to view the forums. When on the laptop, it's Windows-7 and Chrome.
     
  4. imkms

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    With the exception of having to remote connect to work, I rarely use my PCs anymore and use my IPAD, running the latest IOS, for this site and most others.
     
  5. 46er

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    Win 7 and IE11. I have a plain TracFone that is rarely used.
     
  6. lj762

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    100% Linux here. (Well, almost. I have a laptop with a Windows XP partition for rare things like a firmware update that requires Windows.) Seamonkey browser, and sometimes Firefox.
    Like 46er, I have a cellphone which is pretty much just a phone. People laugh when they see it. I got it at a dollar store. But it fits in my pocket.
     
  7. Teegate

    Teegate Administrator
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    iMac 10.13.2 and running VirtualBox with Windows 7 for programs to help me stone search.
    iPhone 5S that I hate using online. Too small. I use it to text and sometimes talk. Rarely talk, mostly text.
    Jessica's old iPad for programs to help stone searching.


    Jessica uses her iPad.
     
  8. this_is_nascar

    this_is_nascar Explorer

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    I've been considering a Chromebook to use around the house. Better viewing than my phone, but not as much lugging around as my laptop.
     
  9. manumuskin

    manumuskin Piney

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    I don't have a phone but I do occasionally go on the forum from my kindle
     
  10. Teegate

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    The school my wife works at has them and she was also considering one.