Microsoft: 400 million Windows 7 licenses sold in 21 months

Emil

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has announced that Windows 7 has sold more than 400 million licenses so far, meaning it is still the fastest-selling operating system. Ballmer revealed the number…

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Butch

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Of course it was the fastest selling, people couldn't wait the dump that bloated turd called Vista...
 
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"Of course it was the fastest selling, people couldn't wait the dump that bloated turd called Vista..."

I thought the same thing.
 

Wagan8r

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mishmosh said:
if MS thinks people are going to jump on board to Win8 next year, they are sadly mistaken.
That is why I hope that they sell it for a very reduced upgrade price to Win7 owners. $30 would be perfect.
 
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Of course when you start to terminate the support cycle and push vendors /3rd party developers to stop supporting older OS's You have no choice but to move to win 7...
 

Archean

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Why continue to support older OS forever? At some point in time it is no longer economically viable to support it. IMO at maximum an OS should not receive any support beyond 4-5 years period.
 

KG363

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"In June 2011, Windows 7 had 27.13 percent of the market. By the end of the year, I would expect 1 in 4 users to be using Microsoft's latest and greatest"

Really? You mean you think it might drop?
 
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Windows XP has 50% of market share...
...that's means XP is still the King.
:)
 

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