What is the basic difference between unix and windows
operating systems?

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / jsdkar

unix file system in hierachical model
windows file system is flat type

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / elizabeth

Unix is a CLUI (Command Line User Interface) OS and Windows
is a GUI OS.

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / manikantan t s

unix :- multi user, multi processing and multi tasking
operating system

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / dharmajit kuanr

UNIX
1) Non
GUI

2) File System (STD.ERR, STD.IO)

3) Command Based

4) Not Event Driven

5) Multi Processing

WINDOWS

1) GUI Based
2) FAT32, NTFS
3) Menu Based
4) Event
Driven
5) No Multi Processing

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / sailatha

unix is more secure than windows. In unix we can restrict
the permission of each user

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / krk

Windows support plug n play. While Unix doesn't.

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / priten

1 ) Windows is licenced OS, It means you have to buy it
2 ) Unix is Free-source OS, you can Modify code of OS as
per your business requirement

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / manik

Unix is the multi user operating system.
windows is single user operating system.

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / hari

Windows has the REGISTRY Concept.
Unix does not have Registry concept.

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What is the basic difference between unix and windows operating systems?..

Answer / quadri

windows only does not support multi user concept,
where as Unix supports multi tasking,processing,and multi
user concepts.

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