Reply to post: Re: As soon as Windows 7 support finishes

No Windows 10, no Office 2019, says Microsoft

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: As soon as Windows 7 support finishes

>This is why the average user (ie 95% of people on this planet) will never use Linux.

until it has a decent system configuration UI for the control panel apps.

What is troubling with this announcement from MS, is the seeming lack of real progress towards a mass market version of Linux et al. It is clear that with this announcement and from the comments here, Windows 7 end of life in 2020 is THE major opportunity for the mass migration of desktops (enterprise and consumer) away from Windows; miss this and it's uncertain as to when the next big opportunity will be...

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