We told you not too long ago how it looked increasingly likely that anyone who was already testing the Windows 10 Insider Preview would be able to get a free copy of the operating system when it became available next month. That sounded just wonderful, especially to those who were not eligible for a free version as part of an upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8, but alas, things aren’t always as they seem.
Microsoft has now sort of backtracked from original promise, by updating the post on official Windows blog for the third time to make things a little clearer as far as free versions of Windows 10 are concerned, and while it’s still relatively good news for most, things aren’t entirely as wonderful as we thought they were just a few days ago.
According to Microsoft, while everyone currently running Windows 7 and Windows 8 will get free…
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