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Windows 10 market share stalls after free upgrade offer ends

Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: "It looks like users won't adopt it if they have to pay for it"

"The overwhelming proportion of sales of Windows licenses to the private sector has always been driven by the purchase of new PCs."

So the lack of growth is due to lack of purchases of new PCs. But it used to be the case that a new version of OS used to trigger purchases of new PCs. Recent versions of Windows seem to have changed that behaviour.

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