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  1.    21 Jan 2015 #11
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Pell City, Alabama 35125
    Posts : 1,246
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit

    Okay
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  2.    21 Jan 2015 #12
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 372
    Windows 10

    Well, they finally found a way to make metro popular... give it away for free. Quite possibly one of the most cynical moves I've ever seen by a software company.

    Of course free falls within my favorite price zone, so I'll surely take it.
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  3.    21 Jan 2015 #13
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 10,594
    Windows 10 IoT

    lol, just because you don't like it doesn't mean the whole world doesn't like it. More and more people are going to the "like" camp as they make changes. Windows 10 is never going to be Windows 7 so you can dream on on that one.
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  4.    21 Jan 2015 #14
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Posts : 804
    10 Pro Preview x64

    Quote Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
    Windows Store as in the Windows Store App, not the physical retail outlet, if that's what your asking?
    This may sound terrible but I made that exact mistake at Christmas but with Apple. I bought someone an "Apple Store" voucher which failed to work in the "Apple App Store". We had to go to the physical building and spend the "Apple Store" voucher to buy a "iTunes" Voucher for the same amount. It made me feel kind of old and out of touch
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  5.    22 Jan 2015 #15
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3

    I suspect that the upgrade to Win10 will be akin to the 8.1 upgrade (or was that 8.1 update 1)
    - an ESD from the Store, if not the Store then from the Download Catalogue.
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  6.    22 Jan 2015 #16
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Washington
    Posts : 302
    Windows 10 10586

    Can we step back and appreciate the fact that Hell just froze over, because Microsoft...

    IS LITERALLY GIVING USERS THE LATEST AND GREATEST VERSION OF WINDOWS TO LITERALLY 60+ PERCENT OF THE TOTAL MARKETSHARE FREE AS AIR WINDOWS 10 FOR A WHOLE YEAR?!?!?!?!?!

    UTTER SHOCK AND AWE! ('o')
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  7.    22 Jan 2015 #17
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    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3

    Quote Originally Posted by Coke Robot View Post
    .....
    IS LITERALLY GIVING USERS THE LATEST AND GREATEST VERSION OF WINDOWS TO LITERALLY 60+ PERCENT OF THE TOTAL MARKETSHARE FREE AS AIR WINDOWS 10 FOR A WHOLE YEAR?!?!?!?!?!

    UTTER SHOCK AND AWE! ('o')
    I like your sense of humor.
    How did you come up with +60% of total market share?
    Just curious, I thought my guess of 20% was too generous

    No debate, I just wondered.

    Bill
    .
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  8.    22 Jan 2015 #18
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Washington
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    Windows 10 10586

    Quote Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Coke Robot View Post
    .....
    IS LITERALLY GIVING USERS THE LATEST AND GREATEST VERSION OF WINDOWS TO LITERALLY 60+ PERCENT OF THE TOTAL MARKETSHARE FREE AS AIR WINDOWS 10 FOR A WHOLE YEAR?!?!?!?!?!

    UTTER SHOCK AND AWE! ('o')
    I like your sense of humor.
    How did you come up with +60% of total market share?
    Just curious, I thought my guess of 20% was too generous

    No debate, I just wondered.

    Bill
    .
    Windows 7 holds like 49ish percent of the Windows marketshare, Windows 8.x holds about over 10 percent or more, Windows Phone holds about four percent globally but that doesn't bear any weight in all of this. Altogether, Windows 7 and 8.1 have a HUGE chunk of marketshare, that again, has a whole year to upgrade to Windows 10 FREE of charge, with no apparent strings attached.

    It's 21st century Microsoft just woke up today.
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  9.    22 Jan 2015 #19
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    Penns Forrest
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    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3

    Thanks, that's how you came up with +60% ... I knew you had the answer I was looking for
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  10.    22 Jan 2015 #20
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    Posts : 1
    benny007

    Maybe i do it, windows 7 is also good
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