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    evildictait​or

    PerfectPhase wrote:
    
    evildictaitor wrote:
    Perhaps it would be nice if you could phone up a computer store and explicitly demand an OS-free computer for $150 off the retail price,


    Utter bollocks. The cost saving of getting dell to remove the OEM copy of XP Pro from the machines we buy is about £20.


    How about removing all software that comes with the PC that also only runs on Windows?

    Either way, let's try and keep this a friendly discussion.

    Edit: And if I forced you to pay for an AOL disk for $50 when you buy a car, you'd be pretty miffed too.