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Ann R. Thryft
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Ann R. Thryft   7/17/2012 1:17:23 PM
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I know there are things you can't do on a Mac, due to the lack of engineering and design app software. But when it comes to basic functions and tasks than can drive a user nuts--or not--and waste time--or not--Mac wins hands down. I've even been told this by some (pleasantly surprised)die-hard Windows users after they bought a Mac for their kids.

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Jon Titus   7/17/2012 1:25:05 PM
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I was one of those die-hard Windows users.  My lab has Win XP computers for engineering and design software, but for everyday work, the Mac does the job.

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Ann R. Thryft   7/26/2012 2:33:40 PM
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I can remember, and you probably can too, when no engineer would be caught dead using a Mac, let alone singing its praises. Good to see that times have changed.

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