Reply to post: Re: Replace outlook!

Memo to Microsoft: Windows 10 is broken, and the fixes can't wait

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Replace outlook!

You forget one other problem: an OS is nothing without applications, and while you cite possible replacements for Office programs, don't forget the existing ecosystem of custom linchpin software that can't be ported (dev no longer exists) OR replaced (custom job paid up front that's probably still being amortized), and nine times out of ten they use some quirky thing that makes emulation a non-starter. So basically, they're at the end of the rope with nothing below them, which means all they can do is hang on for dear life.

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