Linked by Howard Fosdick on Fri 16th Nov 2012 07:43 UTC
Windows A California man is suing Microsoft, alledging that his Surface tablet did not provide the advertised amount of disk space. The 32G device has 16G of space for users, as the operating system uses the other 16G. The 64G Surface leaves 45G free for users. The case will turn on whether Microsoft has clearly explained to customers how much free space the Surface leaves for their use outside of the OS. How much disk space does your OS consume?
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RE[8]: Comment by ilovebeer
by lucas_maximus on Sun 18th Nov 2012 18:43 UTC in reply to "RE[7]: Comment by ilovebeer"
lucas_maximus
Member since:
2009-08-18

Is this now clear enough for you and Lucas to get?


No because you are wrong.

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Obviously not!
by TM99 on Mon 19th Nov 2012 02:50 in reply to "RE[8]: Comment by ilovebeer"
TM99 Member since:
2012-08-26

"Is this now clear enough for you and Lucas to get?


No because you are wrong.
"

http://www.osnews.com/thread?542950

Is that clear enough for you now?

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RE: Obviously not!
by lucas_maximus on Mon 19th Nov 2012 10:30 in reply to "Obviously not!"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

Unfortunately that is about the reported size of the drive. This isn't the case and the same case law does not apply.

We are arguing that there is no false advertising because the size of the drive is correct, however the amount of space left is less, the available space is in the small print so it is a matter of opinion at the moment whether it can be deemed false advertising.

Unfortunately you and other in this thread have consistently failed to grasp that, while throwing insults around.

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RE: Obviously not!
by ilovebeer on Tue 20th Nov 2012 01:09 in reply to "Obviously not!"
ilovebeer Member since:
2011-08-08

"[q]Is this now clear enough for you and Lucas to get?


No because you are wrong.
"

http://www.osnews.com/thread?542950

Is that clear enough for you now? [/q]
The post you linked makes it clear that my "stupid dog" analogy is dead on. Read my reply to your linked post for more. Then feel free to respond again like a wounded animal.

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