Windows ME

See Also: Operating Systems | Windows

Acronym: Windows Millenium Edition

Wikipedia: Windows ME

ME is a variation on Windows 98SE with extra features including multimedia tools.

ME has a reputation as the most crash-prone Windows OS. While this operating system is still usable, many strongly encourage that this generation be avoided.


  • Computer Gripes: Windows ME, a long list of problems with Windows ME: among them:
    • Memory problems: this link.
    • Windows Magazine says DO NOT USE WINDOWS ME. March 9, 2001. Quoting from the article “After several months of real-world experience with Windows Me, now recommends against choosing it. We even recommend against buying a new PC with Windows Me pre-installed.” This is stunning, coming from Windows Magazine. Note: as of March 26, 2001, the Windows Magazine web site has died.

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