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 Jun 05, 2008 - 08:44 AM - by Michael
* MS hammered by "Save XP" calls

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MS is apparently getting a ton of phone calls denouncing Vista and asking them to go back to Windows XP.

Microsoft said it is not running any kind of XP-related poll, a company spokeswoman said today in an e-mail reply to questions. "Microsoft is not organizing any official petitions to extend sales of Windows XP," she said. "The phone numbers claimed on Neowin's Web site as capable of logging calls requesting an extension for Windows XP are actual Microsoft support numbers. They are designed for people seeking technical solutions and help; they are not intended to receive official complaints or suggestions regarding the life span of our products."

She also urged users to stop dialing. "As a courtesy to customers in need of technical assistance, we ask callers not to call Microsoft Customer Support Services to request an extension for Windows XP."
As a courtesy to the sane people of the world... I suggest you keep calling. Call enough, and MS will figure out how badly Vista sucks.
 

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