Microsoft fits notification Windows 10 upgrade after criticism




Microsoft launched this week with a new notification for Windows 10 upgrades, which clearly indicates what options users have and the opportunity to reject the upgrade. The adjustment comes after major criticism of the intrusive upgrade policy from the software maker.

The new notification from Microsoft this week will show alerts users of Windows 7 and 8 that they can upgrade for free until July 29th. Besides the option to immediately initiate the upgrade provides the window for the first time the possibility to reject it in its entirety. The red cross does not put the upgrade process still underway, which happened before though.

Include the latest Microsoft was deemed to be a lot of criticism, as this was the first time that the red marker cross was used for confirmation. “We’ve had feedback from some customers that they found confusing” in one, Microsoft announced Windows chief Terry Meyerson statement published by among others The Verge.

Microsoft has set a target to achieve a billion installations of Windows 10, for example to create a large market for its universal Windows platform apps. Long did not want to upgrade every user from for example, Windows 7 turns out many complaints about the mandatory upgrade policy.

Monday appeared in the news that Microsoft has paid an American woman $ 10,000 because her computer had become slow due to a failed Windows 10 upgrade. Microsoft denies guilt, but dropped the appeal in the lawsuit ‘to avoid spending any upcoming problems.

After July 29, users must go to pay for the upgrade. The price of the Windows 10 Home license amounts to 119 euros.

Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade notification


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