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Selling certain features of a product then taking them away later is bait and switch, which is illegal. Getting class action suit after suit is how you ruin yourself.

They have already done this with the new Anniversary update. They removed a few options in the Group Policy. They also removed some options to disable things like Cortana i think.
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post #12 of 24
Looks like Windows 7 is definitely the last windows version my personal computers will ever see.
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Because in 10 years, Linux. thumb.gif
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post #14 of 24
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Windows 10 will be its last operating system

Like Internet Explorer 6 was their last Web browser...until it wasn't.
     
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So MS plans on closing up shop by then? Or will it be illegal to NOT have your brain uploaded to the "cloud?"
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post #16 of 24
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Selling certain features of a product then taking them away later is bait and switch, which is illegal.

Like selling Windows 7 with support until 2020, and then reducing it for Skylake+ systems.
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Like selling Windows 7 with support until 2020, and then reducing it for Skylake+ systems.

And having 0 years support for the new chips, even though 7 and 8.1 should stil be supported.
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post #18 of 24
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Selling certain features of a product then taking them away later is bait and switch, which is illegal.

Like selling Windows 7 with support until 2020, and then reducing it for Skylake+ systems.

I still won't use Windows. I hope someone will make a patch that will add newer instruction sets and Vulkan seriously rivals DX so we have a choice.

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Like Internet Explorer 6 was their last Web browser...until it wasn't.

yeah but "Edge" will be.... In the background it will be Edge 1.2, then 2.0 , and eventually Edge 20... but they will always call it just "Edge" and not "Edge 1.0" So, if they did that with IE... Chrome and Firefox do this... seems to be the norm now.
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post #20 of 24
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And having 0 years support for the new chips, even though 7 and 8.1 should stil be supported.
Lets clear up some misunderstanding hear. It will work on newer CPU's as long there is chipset drivers for it, the only drawback will be the fact that the OS cant use the newer instruction sets.
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