- Windows Defender seemed mandatory
- not as many options to control Windows Update behavior
- used more RAM than Windows 7
- seemed like a lot of ads that I didn’t want
But I am a sucker for free things so am installing it now before the free offer expires on July 29. I can always go back to Windows 7 if I want to. But I doubt I will. I have an old machine running Windows XP and fully realize what a hassle it is when software updates are discontinued. January 14, 2020 in the case of Windows 7.