WHY did I get my hopes up? - Windows 11 Announcement

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0:00 Intro
0:53 What's a "Windows 11"?
1:20 New design!
1:57 Window management is cool
3:35 What about gaming???
4:09 New input stuff
5:13 Teams is integrated now...? And dictation!
6:21 Windows Store - Can Android make it good?
7:07 Widgets aren't Gadgets
7:40 Pricing and availability
8:09 System requirements... And caveats.
9:57 Hope it's good...


  1. haven8185

    haven818543 menit yang lalu

    hey watch thiss video it works i used a duo core 2 4gb ddr3 V

  2. Andy Paunov

    Andy Paunov3 jam yang lalu

    Who says that Windows 8 was bad? I will remember Windows 8 fondly because it was at least stable. The only Microsoft OS that didn't need constant fixes everywhere from every corner. More stable than both XP and 7 (even though we all love them). It somewhat resembles Android when talking about stability.

  3. Paul Crosby

    Paul Crosby13 jam yang lalu

    People with 3 moniters just got spanked by this license. Rip

  4. Lynne Connolly

    Lynne Connolly18 jam yang lalu

    So, I have a custom built tower PC with Skylake chips and a ton of oomph. It's been solid, and I've added stuff like SSDs to make it better, and I enabled Secure Boot and the other thing (i'm not techie, I just followed instructions and it took about 10 minutes). I also have a cheap and nasty laptop with gen 8 chips for when I travel. So that can have Windows 11 but my tower can't? Doesn't make sense.

  5. Mizufluffy

    MizufluffyHari Yang lalu

    Based on what I saw here I'll be using Windows 10 for a very long time and if I have to change to a different OS then I suppose I'll just look for a Linux. I watched a short trailer about Windows 11 just before watching this video and my first impression was "it doesn't look like there is anything I'm interested in" but after this video I can say for certain that Windows 11 has a lot more "things I don't want" than "things that I'm not interested in".

  6. jake

    jake2 hari yang lalu

    Thanks...I hate it.

  7. Kaustav Das

    Kaustav Das3 hari yang lalu

    Just got back from the preview build and it sucked. The start menu didn't even work.😀

  8. Kristian Ramsnæs

    Kristian Ramsnæs3 hari yang lalu

    I hope they make an intuitive UI for this one. windows 7 had the best UI overall in my opinion. please dont be bloatware incorporated with dumb features popping up everywhere with unimportant notifications nobody cares about... you can always hope

  9. Global Offended

    Global Offended3 hari yang lalu

    Can’t wait for the ”Install the latest windows version” pop-ups.

  10. Maik J.

    Maik J.4 hari yang lalu

    Nice to hear its a free update for windows 10 because ima get a new pc in September and dont want to pay a new os a few months later

  11. BakaStep

    BakaStep4 hari yang lalu

    I wouldn't say windows 10 was good. I'd say it was eh. Windows 11 is looking to be meh as well.

  12. Jandrei Llamido

    Jandrei Llamido4 hari yang lalu

    DEX? 😆😆

  13. bob king

    bob king4 hari yang lalu

    looks like crap, they didnt learn at all, thanks for making it lighter on resources instead of making it pretty... all i see is there will be a lot of bs to disable and work around like 8 and 10 they need to get rid of all bs memory hogging foolishness and go back to what worked... guess im staying with 10 till it stops working hopefully 12 will be out before 10 stops being supported and 12 doesnt suck.

  14. davecorns76

    davecorns763 hari yang lalu

    @bob king i dont think so

  15. bob king

    bob king3 hari yang lalu

    @davecorns76 my opinion doesnt speak for everyone obviously, but it seems they focused on making it look pretty instead of making it easy to run, a big waste of resources, its going to be as horrible as 8 was...

  16. davecorns76

    davecorns763 hari yang lalu

    it looks cool

  17. Ex Life

    Ex Life4 hari yang lalu

    Looking forward to trying out Windows 12.

  18. 이주연

    이주연5 hari yang lalu

    Windows 11 installer. X Unpacking: Useless bloat. zip.

  19. Burtaliano

    Burtaliano5 hari yang lalu

    The only reason that would make me upgrade to Windows 11 is if games are not compatible with Windows 10 anymore

  20. WakeUp

    WakeUp5 hari yang lalu

    Windows 10 is definitely a refinement over 7 though it didn't innovate as much from its predecessor as 7 did.

  21. Net Needing Systems

    Net Needing Systems5 hari yang lalu

    same shitty greedy non stoppable updates and intrusion. NO THANK YOU. I'd rather stay on linux.

  22. davecorns76

    davecorns763 hari yang lalu

    linux is dumb

  23. Explosive Ananas

    Explosive Ananas5 hari yang lalu

    **slowly leaves beta insider program**

  24. Explosive Ananas

    Explosive Ananas5 hari yang lalu

    Microsoft: "Let's add *ANDROID* app support" Users: "And we'll just download the apps through the *GOOGLE Play Store, THE app store for android,* right?" Users: "Right?"

  25. Rogelio Marquez

    Rogelio Marquez5 hari yang lalu

    Love the intro, cheap and dumb.. my kinda humor, LOL

  26. Arexodius

    Arexodius5 hari yang lalu


  27. Arexodius

    Arexodius5 hari yang lalu

    "It's the children who are wrong"

  28. Veo 105

    Veo 1056 hari yang lalu

    schools use teams

  29. Ryan Duncan

    Ryan Duncan6 hari yang lalu

    Aaargh! I can't that news bar they added! I just want to adjust my sound and then that thing pops up and refuses to go away!

  30. Filipe Miguel

    Filipe Miguel6 hari yang lalu

    Windows ME --> GOOD 👍 I’m one of those that LOVED windows Me

  31. alysdexia

    alysdexia6 hari yang lalu

    "Alignment to the bottom of the screen is the only location allowed." kcuF you. DTs or Wintels, not PCs. Not guys, gaf.

  32. Josh Underwood

    Josh Underwood6 hari yang lalu

    I think I will stick with windows 10

  33. James

    James7 hari yang lalu

    Microsoft....nothing but ads, bloatware, and garbage performance.

  34. nunya

    nunya7 hari yang lalu

    So when do we find out telemetry and data collection are increased because MS is a data collection company now.

  35. thedataflo

    thedataflo7 hari yang lalu

    all i want is xp whit newest direct x and closed security holes .... i hate almost all the new win 10 functions now they want to force me to get more mobile shit to work trough

  36. duubi

    duubi7 hari yang lalu

    Let me tell you one thing, having lived with a kindle fire, I know that the Amazon AppStore is HORRIBLE!

  37. Anonymous Person

    Anonymous Person7 hari yang lalu

    Hopefully Teams will actually work soon, like Zoom does.

  38. Some CajunDude

    Some CajunDude7 hari yang lalu

    Sounds like more bloatware to me. 🥱

  39. GaLoS

    GaLoS7 hari yang lalu

    The one thing they've always managed to do with new Windows is make it look better, but this is the first time I think they made it look so bad. Windows 10 is just beautiful.

  40. Ryan Lennox-Bradley

    Ryan Lennox-Bradley7 hari yang lalu

    Like that Seamore Skinner (spelling lol) reference

  41. TheYear2525

    TheYear25257 hari yang lalu

    Oh dear Jesus, don't get me started with Teams. View a txt file? Ok...print it? Nope. Weird glitches and stuff. Profile pics never updating. Co-authoring in excel is proimised yet only works with xlsx files at best. And then only after hours of researching how to do it. Good luck trying co-authoring a xlsm file... . All people need the same version of teams. Since it's updating virtually every second day that's a problem. Everyone needs to have "auto save" enabled. On my xlsm files it tells me that I can't enable it because there is some personal information in the file. I have no idea what they are talking about. Aaand it only works with sharepoint or onedrive. The xlsx co-authoring that is. xlsm won't work correctly at all. As soon as I linked a xlsm half of the changes made by our staff were unable to resolve. No discernable pattern just erratic "changes couldn't be merged" errors.' Personally I'm with Linux now anyway. Windows eco system is getting far too claustrophobic in general.

  42. TheYear2525

    TheYear25257 hari yang lalu

    Windows 10 doesn't have multiple desktops. In practice it's more like multiple task bars. Icons and background stay the same. Now you tell me you can customise every background. Great, but it's not an effing new desktop if the icons on them are all the very same.

  43. shervin anousheh

    shervin anousheh7 hari yang lalu

    I'm switching to linux

  44. Duncan Simons

    Duncan Simons8 hari yang lalu

    Not at all happy about 3 years ago, I invested in a top of the range Microsoft Surface Studio 1 with an i7 processor and 32GB of memory I recently upgraded the drives to a 256gb M.2 Card & 1TB SSD Drive since that's about the only things you can upgrade yourself and it's not an easy job the fans have to come off and many screws after to get to the drive which is right at the bottom MS really did not want people to do this themselves it does make for a much faster boot and response times. Anyway, after investing over £4,000 in this machine and almost another £200 upgrading it MS now says it won't run W11 when it arrives although it will run it on the dev insider channel it says when it comes out properly it won't run hoping your hack will work otherwise I am going to be sitting with a very nice piece of furniture that I will have to stick with W10 and support will run our in around 3 years time as you can imagine very pi**ed off although I did install the dev version of W11 for a while to try I am now back with W10 on this machine and I have 11 running on my Dell Inspiron which is a mid-range laptop which was around £800 and as a personal user and now unable to work through disability I cannot afford to replace these two machines I have not tried on my pro x Surface as yet I'll wait for a while before trying it on that. I may well desert MS if W11 causes problems and just install Linux though I am not a lover of it as I find the graphics not up to the standard of Windows it will require some deep thought here's hoping I can get it to work when I try to upgrade the SS1.

  45. יהודה רומנו

    יהודה רומנו8 hari yang lalu

    the new microsoft store looks like the ubuntu store

  46. Azlina Ayu

    Azlina Ayu8 hari yang lalu

    Geez Microsoft solving a problem that doesn't exist. Heck, Windows 7 was perfect already. Now we gotta deal with more bloatware and adware...I hope they didn't force the installation down our throats like W10.

  47. Shane Meredith

    Shane Meredith9 hari yang lalu

    You still have something on your ear. I pointed this out to you around a year ago but it seems you have chosen to do nothing about it.

  48. Norman S.

    Norman S.9 hari yang lalu

    according to windows good-bad cycle. windows 11 would be horrible

  49. davecorns76

    davecorns763 hari yang lalu

    i dont think so

  50. Robert Hoople

    Robert Hoople9 hari yang lalu

    I got upgraded automatically during a routine update (not happy about that, at all), and this version feels like it's headed straight to Win ME territory.

  51. That's Awesome

    That's Awesome9 hari yang lalu

    I use Microcenter all the time in Columbus, Ohio. Great bunch of nerds.

  52. TomEMac YT.

    TomEMac YT.10 hari yang lalu

    Microsoft has clearly never heard of the phrase “don’t fix what ain’t broke”

  53. Polaris Lakewell

    Polaris Lakewell21 jam yang lalu

    They also can't stop renaming things like google SMS Server, SCCM, MECM + Intune

  54. Coindorni

    CoindorniHari Yang lalu

    That phrase's kinda bs tho

  55. davecorns76

    davecorns763 hari yang lalu

    you too

  56. photographer85

    photographer8510 hari yang lalu

    Windows 11 will probably also "kill" a lot of older hardware. Some old drivers for discontinued devices (for example for FireWire devices) aren't made for Windows 10/11 even though they work perfectly fine - but only if you disable Secure Boot in order to install/use them because *drumroll* they're not signed.

  57. Yaman Yadav

    Yaman Yadav10 hari yang lalu

    Going to install linux, done with windows. Thanks for the new Linux video and also teach us to install other linux version like Ubuntu etc etc

  58. Anas Lissane Eddine

    Anas Lissane Eddine10 hari yang lalu

    Personally i hate that the task bar isn't movable

  59. P T

    P T10 hari yang lalu

    "Wow, you can tile your windows now!" >Me, an i3-blocks user "Okay. Guess I am sticking to Nobody Else again for yet another Windows version"

  60. Conor McLoughlin

    Conor McLoughlin10 hari yang lalu

    if windows 11 is gonna kill me with ads like windows 10 i'll just install Linux

  61. Mei Day

    Mei Day10 hari yang lalu

    The taskbar being locked to the bottom irritates me more than it should.

  62. morph611

    morph61111 hari yang lalu

    All these comments complaining about lack of customisation, forced inclusion of unnecessary features and spyware: It sounds like you're after something a little more open source...

  63. Niels Kristian Eulin Lundbirk

    Niels Kristian Eulin Lundbirk11 hari yang lalu

    im going to pirate install windows 11

  64. P8qzxnxfP85xZ2H3wDRV

    P8qzxnxfP85xZ2H3wDRV11 hari yang lalu

    Almost all the new "features" are things I consider bloat.

  65. MrG0TH1ER

    MrG0TH1ER11 hari yang lalu

    Looks like MacOS to me.

  66. Pathetic but harmless

    Pathetic but harmless11 hari yang lalu

    AND no support for intel processors of any generation before 8 no matter how many cores. So its all PFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF

  67. Meist Syans

    Meist Syans11 hari yang lalu

    I can't believe the amount of people being mad at this lol. I've wanted a phone experience with my computer for a long time, probably is because I have a surface book. many times I've been like damn I wish this app worked in my computer. Thanks to having a Samsung phone I kina I'm able to merge the two now and I love it.

  68. Stephen Smith

    Stephen Smith11 hari yang lalu

    Thanks Linus. You are anhero.

  69. Ducky boiii

    Ducky boiii12 hari yang lalu


  70. lordbeavis69

    lordbeavis6912 hari yang lalu

    I'll use it when work forces the update on my system. Otherwise, Linux it is.

  71. Salatwurzel -

    Salatwurzel -12 hari yang lalu

    Microsoft ... common. Telling lies so you can sell a tiling window manager as a new thing? You know you get roasted for it. I just dont understand why you still do it.

  72. Shark_YT

    Shark_YT12 hari yang lalu

    I just need a 2.0 TPM Chip

  73. bucketl

    bucketl13 hari yang lalu

    Oh what the fuck

  74. Nick Dirks

    Nick Dirks13 hari yang lalu

    Everyone: Is freaking out over Windows 11 Me already running Windows 95: Pathetic.

  75. MintyLime

    MintyLime13 hari yang lalu

    They're so fucking lucky Linux isn't the best choice for games.

  76. Jimmy J

    Jimmy J13 hari yang lalu

    I sure hope they allow an option to disable focusing on new windows that pop up. If you are typing in an app and another window pops up, it steals the window of focus. How hard can it be to determine that in the past 500ms to 1 full second that a key stroke was detected and that the window of focus should not be given to the new window.

  77. Jin Shun Lin

    Jin Shun Lin13 hari yang lalu

    The staking south america unfortunately attack because witch enthrallingly bounce upon a nimble birch. mature, odd sink

  78. royal decree for the church of muskology

    royal decree for the church of muskology14 hari yang lalu

    Everyone crying about updates. Me laughing at everyone because I disabled and I've never updated windows 10 since it came out. Zero errors muahahahahahaha

  79. James Crag

    James Crag14 hari yang lalu

    When does it come out

  80. Will G

    Will G14 hari yang lalu

    I don't like the center taskbar. Why? Bc I don't. It looks like a mac. That upsets me.

  81. Andreas Plosky

    Andreas Plosky14 hari yang lalu

    As soon as the news and interests panel showed up I had a look at it, and then I immediately disabled it. It is a completely useless thing that has nothing to offer whatsoever. Truly disgusting. This horrible worthless feature is akin to a dog shitting on your lawn. I can't stand it. Microsoft also seems to insist on making the start menu more awful with every new iteration. I only installed Win10 in february this year and now they have already come up with something that is even more irritating.

  82. gioyu comi

    gioyu comi14 hari yang lalu

    How much Bloatware, Telemetry, Data Collection, Trojans and Spyware does this one have?

  83. Mark Anthony Fran

    Mark Anthony Fran14 hari yang lalu

    I like Windows 10 and this Windows 11 sure made me think to go to Linux instead

  84. David 7654

    David 765414 hari yang lalu

    Windows XP: 😁👍 Windows Vista: 😒 Windows 7: 😄👍 Windows 8: 😠🗯️ Windows 10: 😀 Windows 11: 🤔

  85. Robert Brainard

    Robert Brainard14 hari yang lalu

    so windows 11 seems to be good for tablets and laptops with touch screens, but for pc, its just a waste of money.

  86. Robert Brainard

    Robert Brainard14 hari yang lalu

    i love gaming but i'm not really expecting better graphics when getting a newer gpu is IMPOSSIBLE at msrp. Thanks Scalpers and Crypto miners.

  87. Sudarshan Pandey

    Sudarshan Pandey15 hari yang lalu

    Linux fx 11 : Win11 Linux clone From Brazil.

  88. Marin

    Marin15 hari yang lalu

    back in the day when windows 8 came out, people were still smart, today I am not so sure

  89. alida flus

    alida flus16 hari yang lalu

    How much Bloatware, Telemetry, Data Collection, Trojans and Spyware does this one have?

  90. Mario Mastr

    Mario Mastr16 hari yang lalu

    We included bing search as usual

  91. niddg viiut

    niddg viiut15 hari yang lalu

    of my home systems.

  92. Strix

    Strix16 hari yang lalu

    Well it looks like I'll be switching to Linux once my Windows10 PC loses support....maybe before that to be honest.

  93. Wayne Brown

    Wayne Brown16 hari yang lalu

    Taskbar fixed to the bottom of the screen?! No need to go on - that's a deal-breaker for me.

  94. alida flus

    alida flus16 hari yang lalu

    of them.

  95. James OHara

    James OHara16 hari yang lalu

    At idport.info/award/video/pH53yHWBop7Rn4g all of those reasons are reasons I will not move to windows 11.

  96. Ayden Hanlon

    Ayden Hanlon16 hari yang lalu

    Personally waiting for games to start being more linux friendly then I am going to chuck windows entirely and for regular desktop stuff will never use it again after recently being Introduced to manjaro xfce

  97. James OHara

    James OHara16 hari yang lalu

    I will never use teams for my home PC. it belongs in a work environment as there I have teams. I have family and friends at home, they are not a team and the name is just stupid for home, and never the twain shall meet.

  98. Amzar Nacht

    Amzar Nacht17 hari yang lalu

    So... when should we be expecting this new OS? 2025, 2030?

  99. Commander Beet

    Commander Beet17 hari yang lalu

    maybe i'm a weirdo, but I liked Windows 8.1 more than Windows 10. (I never used the base version of Windows 8, so I can't speak for that.)

  100. Andek Productions

    Andek Productions12 hari yang lalu

    You're not a weirdo. You just accepted the Windows 8 new look instead of complaining. W8 is much faster and responsive than W10(and W7 ofc)

  101. wuoi zuiu

    wuoi zuiu17 hari yang lalu

    2013 anymore

  102. yuoop noke

    yuoop noke16 hari yang lalu

    Linux has been renamed to Nobody Else hahaha killed me

  103. Billy Bob

    Billy Bob17 hari yang lalu

    Win11 is literally win8 Gen 2

  104. Oscar SH

    Oscar SH17 hari yang lalu

    You guys need to do a video on installing Windows 11 on Android tablets, Lumia devices, and so on. Please do it! ASAP

  105. Jacob David Cunningham

    Jacob David Cunningham17 hari yang lalu

    5:38 as one does, oh it's sign lanugage

  106. Carlos Torres Paz

    Carlos Torres Paz17 hari yang lalu

    “Teams is now integrated into the OS” Does that mean that we’ll FINALLY be able to unistall Skype? PLEASE SAY YES. Microsoft please hear me out: I don’t want Skype, it’s not 2013 anymore

  107. RogerWKnight

    RogerWKnight17 hari yang lalu

    Ding! Dong! Ding! Ding! Dong! Dong! Ding! Dong! I believe in the separation of telephone and computer. When you are watching a free movie on YouuTube or the X22 Report on Rumble, the last thing I want is someone to try calling me on Skype! Send a F-ing email! I will get back to you when I am not p-ssed off at you for interrupting my afternoon! I refuse to install Skype on any of my computers except the one I have dedicated as a telephone. I only turns its sound on when I want to make a call out.

  108. Aaron Boggs

    Aaron Boggs17 hari yang lalu

    I put Windows 8.1 in as a good version, and Windows 10 in as a bad version. So here is hoping that 11 is good. Because Windows 10 drove me to Linux and Chrome OS for all of my home systems.

  109. Dee Dream

    Dee Dream18 hari yang lalu

    Wearing winter clothes indoors, in the summer is... Not quite as silly as wearing one's trousers down around one's ankles but... Close.

  110. Black Ace

    Black Ace18 hari yang lalu

    Here's an idea that Microsoft can have for free. Why don't they split Windows into 2 operating systems. One that has the fancy sleek cool hip modern super cool awesome phone merging features that the "cool kids" want. This version can be just like the current one, where it gets a facelift every 10 years or so. The other one they basically remake Windows 7 without the bloatware and streamline it as a permanent Windows operating system that NEVER needs upgraded or changed to a different version and just gets updated like idk...Linux? They can call it "Windows Forever" and market it as the last operating system you will ever buy. OH WAIT, it just occurred to me why they won't do this, because NO ONE WOULD FUCKING BUY THE FIRST ONE. I'm getting really sick of my operating system becoming obsolete and trash canned by Microsoft before the hardware even needs to be replaced. It just feels like another form of built in obsolescence literally intended to force us to spend more money and it pisses me right the fuck off. It's right up there with Apple releasing a new phone every 2 months and then charging you as much as a new phone to replace a $10 chip and calling it "helping keep you safe". Fuck all of them.

  111. Ryan Toth

    Ryan Toth18 hari yang lalu

    start menu(is perfect now they are going to ruin it) and start bar are really annoying... all the lack of customization sucks...everything looks more appleized...I don't like it. Square and straight are better..the whole glassy look is eh. Probably keeping windows 10 till 2025....

  112. Nirajan Dhakal

    Nirajan Dhakal18 hari yang lalu

    petition to rename your channel from linus to windos tech tips

  113. person thing

    person thing18 hari yang lalu

    you can now load android apps directly in windows oh man my schools gonna love that...

  114. Rio

    Rio18 hari yang lalu

    uhm, help. idk about you, but i don't really like windows 11. why did they have to upgrade the design that way? also i NEED my taskbar to be on the side of my desktop. if windows wasn't like the best platform for pc gaming i would probability abandon it and return to linux (not that i ever used any linux distro)...