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Really, windows' success is pure momentum.

It exists so the software's built and people get used to it all. So if it upgrades and they don't like it, they still will continue with it because they have the software and so on. A version of windows, 'recently' (i.e. Vista) tried to not support the old software. Just one toke over the line in terms of customer acceptance - so it failed. Not just a quality decisions, but having to buy all that new stuff.

The same model is relied upon by many businesses. Once you're "in", it's a good chance you'll stay in rather than (1) cancel when the trial period is over, or (2) have to renew or re-appply elsewhere (such as auto insurance).

Well calculated bites on the eggs will just be scratched - but most people won't change their underwear just because of an itch. (some opening I left you with that comment!).

It's big because it's big. For new platforms (like cell phones) - not such a winner.

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