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Old 07-24-2017, 11:03 AM
 
Location: NW NJ & SE Oahu
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"Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called the Autumn (or Fall in the US) Creators Update, will bring a variety of new features. But one long-standing stalwart of the Windows experience has been put on the chopping block: Microsoft Paint."


https://www.theguardian.com/technolo...diting-program

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Old 07-24-2017, 12:18 PM
 
Location: Heart of Dixie
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I'll miss it about as much as I miss Clippy.
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Old 07-26-2017, 06:53 PM
 
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MS has stated it's staying. Paint is all right for quick edits, there is better programs available like Gimp if you are looking for free program.

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I'll miss it about as much as I miss Clippy.
ROFL, the millennials won't get that one.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1VdpJ06P01E
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Old 07-30-2017, 02:20 PM
 
Location: Myrtle Creek, Oregon
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Paint will still be available for download.
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Old 07-30-2017, 03:16 PM
 
Location: NW NJ & SE Oahu
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Makes good sense to me. It only took me ~15 years to figure it out.

I keep the XP version too, for the heck of it.
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