Purchased W10, getting same advertising...Am I due compersation

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Craig Evans, Jun 28, 2018.

  1. Craig Evans

    Craig Evans

    Jun 28, 2018
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    I had to buy windows 10 for a new install, but I am getting the same ad pop up ad my free edition on a laptop

    HANG ON... windows free I would expect ads, paid ...no way. All paid software is ad free!!!!

    My question is where do I claim my cut from windows...annoyance, download cost for ads

    or did I sign my life away when I ticked the box
    Craig Evans, Jun 28, 2018
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  2. Craig Evans

    bassfisher6522 Moderator

    Sep 22, 2014
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    Welcome to the new age of Advertising. MS in its infinite wisdom decided that adding advertising to Skype wasn't enough, so MS added it to Outlook.com....then added it to the OS itself. It's just the way it is.

    You can minimalize the adds in your browsers with ad blocker extensions or plugins.

    Can you be more specific....maybe post a screenshot.
    bassfisher6522, Jun 28, 2018
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  3. Craig Evans


    Oct 13, 2015
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    Adguard. $20 for a year and I don't see any ads.
    ram1220, Jun 28, 2018
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