microsoft will not provide window 10 update
will stop providing free Windows 10 upgrade
to some of its users by December 31. the
company had already stopped free upgrade to Windows 10 in July last year but users who use accessibility features received an extension, a report in Zdnet said on Saturday.
got an extension of that promo, a report in ZDNet said on Saturday.
Accessibility features in Windows are options to help users who may have trouble using their computers normally.
In July, Microsoft announced: “We are not restricting the free upgrade offer to specific assistive technologies. If you
use assistive technology on Windows, you are eligible for the free upgrade offer.”
According to the report, Microsoft quietly edited that page last week and updated the original statement “We will make a
public announcement prior to ending the offer” to “The accessibility upgrade offer expires on December 31, 2017”.
The general ‘Upgrade to Windows 10 FAQ’ page was revised to include the expiration date for this offer. That page was ‘
last reviewed’ on October 24.Back in May, the company had declared that half a billion devices were running on the latest
operating system. Microsoft had targeted to hit 1 billion users by 2018, but they later realised that it won’t be
possible to hit 1 billion in such a short period.after rolling out update microsoft
bringing several new features to the
The biggest change comes in the form of the Fluent Design System, reworking the way cross-platform apps look and behave
on Windows 10. Also new, is Story Remix for easy video editing, a cloud-powered Clipboard, and OneDrive Files On-Demand,
among other new features.]]>