Bill is a Windows XP user that has been using Windows for many years. He has used Windows 95 and Windows 98 before switching to Windows XP. You could say that Bill is the typical Windows user that has had problems with Windows over the years. Bill has had problems with viruses, bloatware, and programs not responding. Every once in a while Bill’s screen turns blue with white writing on it. This is known as the “blue screen of death”. Bills computer is also sometimes just outright slow. Over the years Bill has learned to accept these problems as normal when using his computer.
As someone that is always trying to push Linux, I am the first to tell you that there are many obstacles along the way for switching to Linux. Many of these obstacles can be overcome but there is some confusion about when you should not switch to Linux. I am writing this article to tell you the rare cases that you should not switch to Linux.
Everywhere you look on the Internet you will find articles that give you reasons you should make the switch to Linux. Linux is a great operating system and I feel that everyone should be given the opportunity to learn more about it. This helps people to make a more educated decision on whether or not they want to continue using Windows. Here is my list of reasons that you should make the switch to Linux today.