Re: the ghost of UEFI and Micr0$0ft
On 06/06/12 18:44, Andrei POPESCU wrote:
> On Ma, 05 iun 12, 20:26:03, Slavko wrote:
>> in our country is more and more difficult to buy computer (specially
>> notebook) without Windows included. In one shop they are telling me, that
>> it si not possible.
> If you have such an answer on paper you *might* be able to request a
> refund for the MS Windows license according to its own EULA, but be
> careful not to accept the EULA
The Windoof 7 EULA:-
"By using the software, you accept these terms. If you do not accept
them, do not use the software. Instead, contact the manufacturer or
installer to determine its return policy. You must comply with that
policy, which might limit your rights or require you to return the
entire system on which the software is installed."
> on the first boot (most laptops on
> display will have it accepted by the shop staff).
> Hope this helps,
My experience is that Dell and Toshiba do refunds (XP and Vista), albeit
reluctantly, but Leveno/IBM won't (for Thinkpads).
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