Thailand to get slimmed-down Windows

By young&wild ยท 5 replies
Jun 26, 2004
  1. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    I think they are doing this, because they know they will just pirate the software anyway, and why not get a 'little' money out of them...
  2. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    I think the more important reason is to keep the customers in Windows instead of letting them buy cheap Linux machines.
  3. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 993

    Microsoft should start doing this for other developing countries to compete with piracy.
  4. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,572   +65

    Like a number of African nations who's typical yearly income is less than the cost of Windows XP Home Edition. :(
  5. STK

    STK TS Rookie Posts: 102

    i wonder if that "slimmed win XP" has more holes then norm win XP(if thats possible) if so we'll see how long it takes them to find the holes.:dead:

    and rick what about the african nations where 50% of the population doesnt get ANY yearly income?

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