It wont cost and arm and a leg to make a few 1000 disks available early next year
Microsoft drops support for XP early next year.
"prevent electronic waste’ from discarded computers that, whilst still serviceable with an alternative OS, would fail to meet the requirements of Windows 7 or Windows 8."
They are very big on recycling and waste here, that's the idea behind this.
I'm almost sure you will pay to dump an old computer here(old TVs,Video's, electronic/electrical stuff), this will give people an option.
Edited by quakermaas - 6/24/13 at 4:10am