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Incorrect, sir.

I was ultimately asked not to post the failure rate as my information was distributor direct. That being said, even Amazon and Newegg have 20-30% failure rates which, anyone can see...It really doesn't matter if only 2 models with 2 votes show a 5 star rating when 200 of 500 people gave the previous version a 1-2 star rating because they had to RMA due to failure.

Alas, we've discussed that already and I proved my point...So, the rest is needless conjecture.

As a vendor, I'm required by LAW to understand how warranty claims work, period. Just sayin.
And?

I elaborated and was quite poignant. I never once said "Window 7", I said "Windows" verbatim. Your assumption is your own and not what's actually present so, yes, you need to learn how to read what is said in black & white, in context because I neither make allusions nor infer anything beyond that fact that M$ is making Windows into a permanent service.

Windows 7 & 8 are OPERATING SYSTEMS and are thus classified as such. Windows 10 is a SERVICE. Those are 2 completely different distinctions that are mutually exclusive - Considering the apparent intelligence present here, I assumed that was CK (common knowledge) - I guess I was clearly mistaken. I'll ELY5 from now on, just to be clear.
See above.

In it's context, I don't infer anything.

I made the assumption that you //all// knew the distinction between an operating system and a service but, I was mistaken so, from this point forward, I will ELY5.

This is the entire string of posts that got the ball rolling.
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wouldn't be surprised if by next month it is a critical update

When that happens, I'm pulling the plug on Windows Update for good.

Same.

Enough is enough, MS. We paid for Win 7, let us stay there if we want to.

They've made it well known that Windows is no longer an Operating System, it's now a SERVICE.

If you don't get on the service train, you won't get service, period.

It started with someone (perhaps) jokingly saying next month MS could turn this "recommended update" into a "critical update", in order to lure many who aren't computer savvy into upgrading to Win 10 because "omg it's a critical update!. So then I chime in and say if MS does indeed try to pull something like this, I would completely disable Windows Update, because I do not want to be tricked or be "accidentally" upgraded to Win 10 against my will. Likewise corky shares the same mentality and doesn't want to "accidentally" upgrade to Win 10 either. This is the proper context -- the desire to not be upgraded to Win 10 against our will through backhanded tactics.

Then you come in and tell him if he doesn't get aboard the service train he won't get any service. IN CONTEXT, I don't see how else to interpret that other than how me and tpj2007 have read it thus far.
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This is kind of stupid to do really because some PC's don't take nicely to Windows 10, my sig rig for instance had a massive hissy fit (USB 3 not working, ethernet spazzing out etc) when I installed it so I went back to 7 but a laptop I have from around 2007 works perfectly fine with it.
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This is kind of stupid to do really because some PC's don't take nicely to Windows 10, my sig rig for instance had a massive hissy fit (USB 3 not working, ethernet spazzing out etc) when I installed it so I went back to 7 but a laptop I have from around 2007 works perfectly fine with it.

I think thats driver support and generic ms drivers not working for that specific device, i found several in device manager and installed proper drivers, havent had an issue since
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I think thats driver support and generic ms drivers not working for that specific device, i found several in device manager and installed proper drivers, havent had an issue since

Yeah I know, that's what I mean a lot of boards don't have support and unlike us most people wouldn't know what the hell to do to fix it.
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I had problems with audio in win 10. First everything was working fine for 2 weeks. Then all of a sudden the next time i switched on my computer. The audio was gone. Tried drivers nothing then after few days the audio came back. Then after 2 weeks the audio went again. Then just went back to win 7.
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Can someone post a screenshot of Windows 10 appearing as a recommended update?
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It's understandable people do not read the licencing agreement, as that's a day to day occurrence, but I'd suggest the tinfoilists read through the agreement they would have been subject to if continuing to use W7 as of 2014 if they're capable of doing so
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I like Win10- its pretty awesome.
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Please do find that...Would show the ardent Win10 defenders here that their "service" is not well liked by the public too and not just us "tin foil hat conspiracy theorists" here in OCN

I couldn't find it anywhere. The show is called "live with Kelly and Micheal".

I will keep an eye out and hope someone posts it, if i find it i'll PM you when i post it.
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I couldn't find it anywhere. The show is called "live with Kelly and Micheal".

I will keep an eye out and hope someone posts it, if i find it i'll PM you when i post it.

I didnt find a video per say....but did find the trascript for the show...

http://everynothing.net/livetranscript/

this is the part i am assuming you have heard...

"Michael: Well, number two is the apple watch. And the number one most memorable product in 2015, windows 10. Hey, I'm just reading the list. I didn't make it."
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