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Windows 8 Thread, Microsoft brings back full retail versions for Windows 8.1 in Technical; Originally Posted by twin--turbo Run Linux. Works for me. Not spent a penny on an operating system in over 10yrs. ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by twin--turbo View Post
    Run Linux.
    Works for me. Not spent a penny on an operating system in over 10yrs. Its a complete rip off to pay for a platform just to allow me to run other apps!

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyberNerd View Post
    It's a complete rip off to pay for a platform just to allow me to run other apps!
    Most people don't pay for Windows. They buy a new PC with the latest version pre-installed. For these people, it's effectively free (gratis).

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    I bought Windows 8 for £25 or whatever it was when it came out.

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