Reply to post: Re: What about Windows 10 that Office is sitting on?

Microsoft menaced with GDPR mega-fines in Europe for 'large scale and covert' gathering of people's info via Office

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Re: What about Windows 10 that Office is sitting on?

The GDPR Explicitly calls out that you're not allowed to make access to a service contingent on granting consent to have your data processed, unless it's an essential part of providing the service

Eg not ads, telemetry, etc... Just the core functionality.

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