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    Mar 2000

    Red face Microsoft retracts Windows 7 PC end-of-sales deadline

    Says notice last week was 'in error;' falls back on 'TBD

    Computerworld - As quietly as Microsoft defined the dates it would stop selling Windows 7, over the weekend it revised its end-of-sales deadlines again, saying it had made a mistake.

    Last week, Microsoft told customers that it would require computer makers to halt sales of new Windows 7-powered PCs at the end of October 2014. Now, its sales shut-off page shows "To be determined" instead of the future date.

    "We have yet to determine the end of sales date for PCs with Windows 7 preinstalled," a Microsoft spokeswoman said in an email reply to questions Tuesday. "The October 30, 2014, date that posted to the Windows Lifecycle page globally last week was done so in error." ...

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    Vancouver, B.C., Canada
    And Ballmer isn't even gone yet.

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