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Old 22. Jan 2015, 06:07 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Concerned User View Post
This should hopefully make all those XP users switch over to Windows 7/8 finally and then to Windows 10.

Let's wait and watch. Interesting.....
But: that means that they will have to buy a new PC. ..
- their hardware won't run win_8 or win_10.

there is an amazing amount of people who are holding onto win_xp
in order to use some software, that won't run on a higher version of windows.

Win_10 will be used to lead the consumer in a whole new direction,
and backwards compatibility is *not* on that agenda. .. ..

in just a few years - there will be a niche market for people who want to use some
software for a particular purpose, and will *not* be able to get that software anymore.
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