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Running a pirated Windows copy, you are entitled to a free Windows 10 upgrade

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Well, Microsoft has all the plans to play cool Santa later this year, it seems. Earlier we brought you the news of free upgrade offer of Windows 10 for Windows 8.1, Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 7 devices. Now, it seems, Microsoft is extending the largesse to even those, who run pirated copy of Windows.

Microsoft has confirmed this while speaking to Reuters and in a mail to ZDNet. This offer will be valid worldwide.

Terry Meyerson has told Reuters that the company plans to deliver free Windows 10 upgrades to all customers, even those running pirated versions of Windows. “We are upgrading all qualified PCs, genuine and non-genuine, to Windows 10.

Earlier, Microsoft said that consumer PCs running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 would be entitled to free upgrades to Windows 10 for the first year after the product is released. A Microsoft spokesperson confirmed via email that the plan to allow free upgrades for non-genuine copies of Windows applies to all markets and is not limited to China.

Via: ZDnet

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