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Microsoft now awfully pushy with Windows 10 on Win 7, 8 PCs – Reg readers hit back

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First came the BillG phase. During this phase they were pretty nasty to the industry, but at least they made some pretty good products and actually attracted customers through value.

Yup. Bob, Clippy, Windows Me, and EDLIN has been clinging on until Windows 7 or thereabouts. They also "improved" an impressive range of external products to utterly destroy their usefulness, especially Visio springs to mind here.

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