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Windows 7: Irate reader gets free Win7 after complaint to Ballmer

01 Oct 2009   #1

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Ars reader gets free Win7 after complaint to Ballmer

An Ars Technica reader from the Cayman Islands was annoyed enough that he couldn't throw his own official Windows 7 Party that he e-mailed Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to complain. The result? A free Windows 7 Party Pack before anyone else gets theirs.

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01 Oct 2009   #2
Joan Archer

Windows 10 64bit/Windows 10 64bit/Windows 10 64bit

Good for him, glad to hear that the big boys do listen and take notice of the little fellow.
I know he said in his reply that he didn't expect anything but I think it shows good PR on the part of Microsoft the action they took.
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01 Oct 2009   #3

Windows 10 Tech Preview 9926 x64

That's pretty awesome. Wish my party pack would get here.
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01 Oct 2009   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Good for him!
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01 Oct 2009   #5

Windows 7 Professional x64


I bet ballmer is getting swamped with about a million email complaining from other people about the exact same thing.
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01 Oct 2009   #6

Vista Ult64, Win7600

Well that all worked out nice in the end.
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