Microsoft says 'majority' of Windows 10 use will be 'streamlined S mode'

www.theregister.co.uk | 3/8/2018 | Staff
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Microsoft's confirmed Wednesday's tweets about Windows 10 S becoming a "mode" available in all versions of Windows and added a prediction it'll be used by a "majority" of users.

Windows 10 S was created to simplify administration for school sysadmins by running only apps from the Windows Store and designed to run on low-cost hardware. Microsoft also offered 10 S on the Surface Laptop.

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On March 7th the corporate veep of Microsoft's operating systems group, Joe Belfiore, tweeted the product would disappear and become a "mode" in Windows. Now he's revealed more detail in a blog post that said customers like 10 S but "the naming was a bit confusing for both customers and partners."

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