[plug] OS free laptops?
Marcos Raúl Carot Collins
marcos.carot at gmail.com
Thu May 8 09:20:48 WST 2008
Yes, I know about that, and also about how long and the many calls
that it takes... I better work those hours and earn the "refund"...
So, that's not an option.
2008/5/8 Tomasz Grzegurzko <tomasz89 at gmail.com>:
> On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 9:06 AM, Marcos Raúl Carot Collins
> <marcos.carot at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi there!
> > Do you know where I can get OS Free laptops (ie: no MS tax)?
> > I am from Argentina, and there I bought an ASUS A6 OS free (US$100
> > less than the same with Win XP) a couple of years ago.
> > But here, I can't find any online or "real" retailer that would sell
> > one OS free (they have offered to format the disk!!) Of course paying
> > MS for something I won't use is not an option.
> > Anybody?
> > Thanks!!
> > Marcos
> If you read the M$ agreement, if you do not agree, then you must
> return it to your OEM for a refund. You can get anything basically
> then call up and tell Dell, HP whoever you don't agree to the terms,
> and score yourself some cash. If you do that also for the bundled
> products (Works and who knows what else!) there's more capability
> right there to get money too!
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