Windows 10: Microsoft will allow users to disable telemetry

  1.    11 Feb 2016 #1

    Microsoft will allow users to disable telemetry

    As per Gordon Kelly,Microsoft has decided to allow users to completely disable telemetry in a future update (later this year) as I see it,this is pretty big news! will Microsoft stick to their word? time will tell...
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       11 Feb 2016 #2

    Sounded good until I read this:

    Other important takeaways from Microsoft’s telemetry U-turn? While it may change in future, for now full control over telemetry is currently only being brought to Windows 10 Enterprise. This means users of Windows 10 Home and Pro, typically consumers and small businesses respectively, will still need to cede control.
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