Tracking in Windows 7

NN
NN
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Topic 202744

Hello world,

 

I know it´s off topic, but because this is the most read thread, I post here:

Did anybody but me recognize that Microsoft installed the former optional  "Diagnostic and Telemetry service" on ALL Windows 7-machines with the latest "Quality"-Rollup?

 

Greetings

 

NN

floyd
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Zitat:I know it´s off topic,

Quote:
I know it´s off topic, but because this is the most read thread, I post here

"I know it's completely off topic but I don't care." Great. :-(
I was tempted to report this post (and my own reply) but unfortunately the posting rules don't seem to prohibit deliberate off topic posting. Still I wouldn't object if someone deleted this thread.

NN
NN
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Understand it as a WARNING

Understand it as a WARNING because of your privacy and turn the "Diagnostic Tracking Service" off.

 

NN

floyd
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NN, I'm not judging your

NN, I'm not judging your motive. It's also not your off topic posting alone that upsets me. It's that you did it right after you admitted it shouldn't be done ... in general. That "If I do it it's different" attitude just drives me mad. Nothing personal. Now let's settle this.

NN
NN
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You are right. I was slightly

You are right. I was slightly arrogant. I didn´t think so far and expected not such a reaction. Therefore accept my excussion and, as you said, let´s settle it.

 

With greetings

 

NN

 

 

Bill592
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I hadn't heard about this. 

I hadn't heard about this.  Sneaky Micro$oft bastards !

Thanks for posting  NN.

Bill

 

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PorkyPies
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The October roll up seems to

The October roll up seems to have also turned on secure boot. A nusance for me as I'm about to replace hard disks in 7 machines. 

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