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Microsoft wants users pirated Windows 10 ‘attractive offer’ do
Microsoft has indicated that users of pirated Windows 10 installation will make an attractive offer to ensure that they start using a legal version. For this, Microsoft will collaborate with OEMs.
In a blog post talks about his plans for Microsoft legal and non-legal versions of Windows 10. As previously announced, users with a genuine Windows 7 or Windows 8 installation a free upgrade to the new operating system, while illegal users do not get . However, Microsoft claims that it illegally running Windows 10 is not impossible: even if Microsoft detects that a non-legal version on a system running is taken no direct action.
Microsoft claims that there will be a watermark embedded showing that a counterfeit version of Windows 10 turned. To meet the user enters a “very attractive offer” to still upgrade to a legal version of the operating system. How that offer it will look like is unknown, but it is possible that Microsoft at discounted prices will offer a Windows 10 license. Will be working with OEMs to entice users to take a legal version.
Previously, the company had still hinted that even users with an illegal installation of Windows 7 or Windows 8 could get an upgrade to Windows 10. In his blog post Microsoft contradicts that, however. The new operating system will likely be available sometime in the summer.
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