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How do you upgrade your tools of trade?

Survey period: 22 Feb 2016 to 29 Feb 2016

What do you do when your computer just doesn't cut it anymore?

OptionVotes% 
I buy a new machine42337.53
I buy (or otherwise obtain) a second hand / refurbished machine343.02
I upgrade as much as I can19016.86
I upgrade the minimum necessary to get the performance I need16714.82
I try cleaning my machine (remove software, upgrade OS etc)14612.95
Nothing. I live with it464.08
Depends / None of the above12110.74



 
GeneralIt Depends, If you are Talking latop or desktop Pin
ledtech325-Feb-16 13:14
ledtech325-Feb-16 13:14 
General"Buy" a New Machine? Pin
Roger Wright24-Feb-16 8:27
professionalRoger Wright24-Feb-16 8:27 
GeneralRe: "Buy" a New Machine? Pin
Richard Andrew x6424-Feb-16 12:13
professionalRichard Andrew x6424-Feb-16 12:13 
GeneralMessage Removed Pin
25-Feb-16 8:02
professionalN_tro_P25-Feb-16 8:02 
GeneralDepends Upon What I'm Looking For Pin
W Balboos, GHB23-Feb-16 8:42
W Balboos, GHB23-Feb-16 8:42 
GeneralA New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 4:28
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 4:28 
GeneralRe: A New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Nish Nishant23-Feb-16 5:58
sitebuilderNish Nishant23-Feb-16 5:58 
GeneralRe: A New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 6:14
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 6:14 
GeneralRe: A New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Nish Nishant23-Feb-16 6:16
sitebuilderNish Nishant23-Feb-16 6:16 
GeneralRe: A New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 6:59
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 6:59 
GeneralRe: A New Machine: Move the VMs over Add Email & Office. We are basically done. Pin
Nish Nishant24-Feb-16 6:02
sitebuilderNish Nishant24-Feb-16 6:02 
GeneralLaptops vs desktops Pin
Nish Nishant23-Feb-16 4:07
sitebuilderNish Nishant23-Feb-16 4:07 
GeneralRe: Laptops vs desktops Pin
adriancs23-Feb-16 19:52
mvaadriancs23-Feb-16 19:52 
GeneralRe: Laptops vs desktops Pin
Nish Nishant24-Feb-16 6:01
sitebuilderNish Nishant24-Feb-16 6:01 
GeneralRe: Laptops vs desktops Pin
Richard Andrew x6424-Feb-16 12:20
professionalRichard Andrew x6424-Feb-16 12:20 
GeneralMessage Removed Pin
25-Feb-16 8:12
professionalN_tro_P25-Feb-16 8:12 
GeneralNone of the above Pin
Jason Hutchinson23-Feb-16 2:59
professionalJason Hutchinson23-Feb-16 2:59 
GeneralRe: None of the above Pin
TNCaver23-Feb-16 6:53
TNCaver23-Feb-16 6:53 
GeneralRe: None of the above Pin
Weylyn Cadwell24-Feb-16 6:44
Weylyn Cadwell24-Feb-16 6:44 
GeneralRe: None of the above Pin
Marc Clifton25-Feb-16 2:49
mvaMarc Clifton25-Feb-16 2:49 
GeneralI grovel at the feet of my masters Pin
Gary Wheeler23-Feb-16 0:47
Gary Wheeler23-Feb-16 0:47 
... and beg for the simple tools needed to do their bidding.

We recently upgraded my group's development machines to 16GB of RAM so we could run VS2015. Our current efforts use VS2008 Sigh | :sigh: .

I'm going to change my name to Dobby.
Software Zen: delete this;

GeneralDepends... Pin
Kornfeld Eliyahu Peter22-Feb-16 23:08
professionalKornfeld Eliyahu Peter22-Feb-16 23:08 
GeneralDepends... Pin
Maciej Los22-Feb-16 9:28
mveMaciej Los22-Feb-16 9:28 
GeneralI buy (or otherwise obtain) a second hand / refurbished machine. Pin
Ron Anders22-Feb-16 7:32
Ron Anders22-Feb-16 7:32 
GeneralRe: I buy (or otherwise obtain) a second hand / refurbished machine. Pin
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 4:43
Kirk 1038982123-Feb-16 4:43 

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