Microsoft to pay $1250 in damages to Finnish user after installing Windows 10 without permission


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-to-pay-1250-in-damages-to-finnish-user-after-installing-windows-10-without-permission-85768/

The Finnish Consumer Disputes Board has ruled that Microsoft has to pay €1,100 ($1250) in damages to a Finish Windows 10 user after he found that his laptop suddenly started to download and install Windows 10. The user argued that both the download and installation of the operating system on his laptop were without permission. It…


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Why am I not surprised by this.


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Finally, all these years later Microsoft has had to pay one victim. Now, if they could just be held accountable to all the other victims out there, that’d be great.


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Just remember we all agreed to the EULA and in there they hold the rights not us.


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I said it’d be great if they were held accountable. I never said that was likely to happen.