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Microsoft will not get a billion people to get Windows 10

Let me just start off by saying I'm very much a fan of Microsoft. That doesn't mean I adore everything they do, I just think a lot of what they do is really cool. One of the things I like is the upcoming Windows 10. It's what Windows 8 painfully attempted to do, but they've finally figured out a way to get the same experience across every device. However, one of their goals just doesn't seem realistic. Microsoft's whole reasoning in making Windows 10 free for every Windows 7 and 8 user is to achieve the magic number of a billion users, however the way they've set off to make it happen just seems like an ordinary Microsoft mess, and here's why they won't crack that billion number:

To reserve your copy of Windows 10, you have to have your computer COMPLETELY up to date to get the software to install Windows 10 when it's released. I've only encountered on my computers that this was the case. Very few ordinary people understand what an update is,…