Windows 7, Build 7601, This copy of Windows is not genuine
Microsoft's response to not going for Windows 10 is to turn the screen background to black on Windows 7. Very annoying. Takes all the colour out of my experience and leaves the door wide open as to what else will happen, next week, with the pressure sales bitch of Microsoft.
If I had known that there was a time limit on Microsoft products I would have chosen to pay only a Dollar, instead of FULL PRICE. When a computer finally dies its always replaced with a bigger and better model, new software too.
Toronto Sun: Microsoft getting pushier with Windows 10 upgrade
SAN FRANCISCO -- Microsoft really, REALLY wants you to upgrade to Windows 10.
Since last summer, the tech giant has pushed and prodded PC owners to upgrade their machines to its latest Windows version. While the upgrade is currently free for most consumers with Windows PCs, critics say the company's heavy-handed nudging amounts to an "offer you can't refuse." ...... snip
"We understand you care deeply about what happens with your device. This is why - regardless of your upgrade path - you can choose to upgrade or decline the offer," Microsoft executive vice-president Terry Myerson wrote in a blog post. .... snip
If Car manufacturers and suppliers tried this Microsoft stunt they end up like .....
Takata Recall Affects Airbags in –— Million Vehicles - Nasdaq
bankrupt for the third time in a week under different names
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