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  1. Joined : Apr 2014
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    Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview (14971)
       15 May 2016 #11

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    If they pull the free upgrade early, then there will be 50 false advertising claims filed with the 50 different states' Attorney General's offices and massive lawsuits. Microsoft publicly put it in writing that the free upgrade will be for 1 year, it would be illegal for them to stop it early. Again, like the TPM 2.0 article, a whole bunch of hand wringing and fretting over nothing....
    They are not going to pull the free upgrade early. No one ever said they would. MS has stated that the one year free upgrade will end after one year. The speculation was all on the side of whether they would extend it, or make it 'forever'.

    What's the matter, don't you trust MS to stand by their word?
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  2. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 521
    Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       15 May 2016 #12

    sgage said: View Post

    What's the matter, don't you trust MS to stand by their word?
    Hmmmmmmmmmmmm
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  3. Joined : May 2016
    Posts : 15
    Windows 10 pro
       15 May 2016 #13

    I don't think they will pull the free upgrade offer early, but don't expect them to extend it longer either. I didn't read the forbes article either as I don't like forbes practices of showing a crapload of adware just to get to the story you want to see
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  4.    15 May 2016 #14

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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 454
    Windows 10 Home
       15 May 2016 #15

    "I don't think they will pull the free upgrade offer early, but don't expect them to extend it longer either."

    They easy way around this 'deadline' is to Upgrade now and then immediately rollback, thereby saving the activation for the device on MS servers for future re-install ... for free.
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  6. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,201
    Windows 10 IoT
       15 May 2016 #16

    "will soon start charging for Windows 10" is all I saw mentioned, which to me means after July 29th. I think some here are reading to much into what was said. Plus, it's not Microsoft saying it? It's just news for the sake of news. IMHO.
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  7. Joined : Jun 2014
    Posts : 342
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 32-bit 10586
       15 May 2016 #17

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    "will soon start charging for Windows 10" is all I saw mentioned, which to me means after July 29th. I think some here are reading to much into what was said. Plus, it's not Microsoft saying it? It's just news for the sake of news. IMHO.
    Call it what it is clickbait
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  8. Joined : Oct 2014
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    W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
       16 May 2016 #18

    I visited without that certain thing and didn't get any viruses or malware but I had flash set to "Ask to activate".
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  9.    16 May 2016 #19

    As with some here, I agree there will be a small increase close the the July 29th end date. But, as time goes by and Windows 10 breaks or fails to install properly in the future. Where people are left having to try and reinstall what happens then? There could be a decrease of Windows 10 use, whereby people just revert back to their old systems and reinstall what they previously had bought. I know I would.
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  10. Joined : Jul 2015
    Kenner
    Posts : 181
    Windows 10 Home x64
       16 May 2016 #20

    I wouldn't put a lot of stock in what a news entity prints. Generally it is only half true if that. I'm sure Microsoft will hold to the 1 year upgrade.
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