said by mozerd:
I'll be using Office 2010 for a long time perhaps until my EOL and I for 1 will never subscribe to an Office Subscription --- NEVER!
And now they perhaps realized that it's time to develop a new, incompatible Windows OS, that will not run old products on it. An put that OS on DRM infested (with UEFI/"Secure Boot") new computers. Making sure that those computers won't boot anything, except the "new and improved" OS. And that's why they're pushing UEFI with "Secure Boot" now... --
Keep it simple, it'll become complex by itself...