Windows 10: In Memoriam: All the consumer products Microsoft has killed off

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  1.    09 Apr 2018 #10

    Bree said: View Post
    You do know that the XP in Office XP stands for "eX Paperclip"?

    too funny. Thanks for the laugh
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       09 Apr 2018 #11

    Only thing from that list I miss is Nokia! R.I.P. Nokia! (the real mobile business, not the Android-phone marketing name going on lately. It's far from same thing) :)
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  3.    09 Apr 2018 #12

    "Windows Live" can be added to the list.
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  4.    09 Apr 2018 #13

    The Games folder
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  5.    09 Apr 2018 #14

    Phone Man said: View Post
    Windows Phone is a bummer.
    I worked for 5 years with Verizon Wireless before I retired and they supplied us phones which were mostly flip phones.
    After I retired I decide to go with a Lumina Icon for wife and myself.
    Great phone but they are stuck on W10 1607 and no hope for the future.
    I see so many apps for Apple and Android I would like to try but very little for windows.
    Batteries are getting worn but new batteries can still be found.

    Hanging on for now as prices are out of site.

    Jim
    I started having problems with my Lumia 950 so I retired it. I wanted to go with another Windows Phone but AT&T doesn't sell them anymore. Even the Microsoft Store is just about done selling them. To keep it in a price range I could pay cash for I went with a Samsung Galaxy J7. Definitely worth the $239.99 that I paid for it and I don't have a contract to worry about. :)
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  6.    09 Apr 2018 #15

    I miss Microsoft Combat simulator. A version of Flightsimulator with WWII planes and combat.
    Windows Live (mail) also.
    The possibility to change a lot more of the "windows desktop look" alš windows 7.
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  7.    10 Apr 2018 #16

    The key missing program for me is the excellent Microsoft Money (UK version). I still use the 2005 version which you can still find for free and it works fine under the latest version of Windows 10. I never understood why MS stopped developing Money.

    See here https://www.garethjmsaunders.co.uk/2...2005-for-free/

    The Windows 10 fix was only needed for the initial release of Windows 10.
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  8.    10 Apr 2018 #17

    Picture it.......still using it myself, old folks prefer old school ways......LOL
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  9.    10 Apr 2018 #18

    Nostalgia ain't what it used to be.
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    Windows 10 Home - Version 1803 - Build 17134.167
       10 Apr 2018 #19

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    Thanks Microsoft!

    Wonder if Win 10 overall will also eventually exp same fate. Doesn't seem like there are many good decisions being made there. If G or someone comes out with a viable OS...
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