Linked by David Adams on Wed 15th Jul 2015 17:57 UTC
Windows For one year, Microsoft is allowing consumers and some businesses with systems running Genuine Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 a free upgrade to Windows 10. But when we asked: Once you upgrade for free to Windows 10, is it possible to downgrade back to Windows 8 or 7 without having to buy a new OS license? Microsoft said those who upgrade to Windows 10 for free will have one month to revert back to the old OS on their device.
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RE: Messed up
by vault on Wed 15th Jul 2015 20:21 UTC in reply to "Messed up"
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Not only that. As I understand it - those of us with BOX licences will trade them for what is effectively an OEM licence - supported for the lifetime of the device, with no ability to move it to a new one.

Not much of an upgrade if you ask me.

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