What do you think about Microsoft's decision not to support DVD playback in Windows 8?
nbetolli 2 years ago
Microsoft has apparently decided that offering DVD playback was too expensive for Windows 8, so if you want to watch a movie on DVD you have to purchase an additional DVD playback function for Windows Media Center. Do you think this is MS being smart and recognizing that DVD is a (possibly) fading format, or do you find this an annoying way to milk a few extra dollars out of consumers. I may be an old school laptop user, but when I go on trips I always take a DVD or two to watch for those times I'm stuck waiting on a flight or client and don't have internet access, which is often the case in the small airports I fly in and out of.
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