Microsoft admitted the mistake, where «ten» was installed automatically in some PC with Windows 7/8.1
It is no secret that Microsoft makes a huge effort to put on Windows 10 as many users as possible to Windows 7/8.1. The company has even set an ambitious goal of 1000 million devices running the new operating system for 2-3 years. According to the latest actions bring quite good results, namely, more than 110 million computers have already installed the update.
However, some people believe that in their attempts to increase the user base of Windows 10, Microsoft can go too far. Take the fact that a hefty update files can be downloaded to your computer automatically, without a user’s permission, just in case.
Now there is a message about something more serious: updates to Windows 10, which will be installed automatically. According to the company, it is not part of its policy, and to blame a bug where Windows 10 is automatically selected under optional updates in Windows update. As a result, «a dozen» installs itself along with important updates.
Fortunately, it is reported that this issue is resolved, so registration of new cases, Windows automated installation 10 there should be no more.