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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-17-2016, 07:02 PM Thread Starter
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Default Windows will not support 7 and 8 on new pc's !

You won't be able to run Windows 7 or 8.1 on Skylake CPUs (or later).

link here .. http://www.computerworld.com/article...w.html?ref=yfp

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Default Re: Windows will not support 7 and 8 on new pc's !

I saw an article on this on engadgets app, i bet this blows up in microsofts face.
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Default Re: Windows will not support 7 and 8 on new pc's !

i believe it to be a issue with how the skylake processor runs that's the real problem

but, yeah it will come to bite them in the rear. specially when most OS's are becoming more and more cross compatible all the time.


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