Microsoft Services Agreement Updated
September 2, 2012
Microsoft Services Agreement updated and effective October 19, 2012
- The Microsoft Services Agreement was updated on August 27, 2012 to coincide with the upcoming release of Windows 8 and its integrated used of a ‘Microsoft Account’.
- Microsoft Account is the current term replacing/rebranding a Live ID account.
- Notification of the change was deployed via an email to existing Microsoft Account (fka Live ID) holders
- Additional detail (e.g. binding arbitration and class action waiver) is included in the text of the notice(below)
Email Notice: August 31, 2012
August 31, 2012: Original Draft Date
September 2, 2012: Original Publish Date
October 2, 2012: Revision in ‘Comments’ section to reflect rename of ‘Live ID’ to ‘Microsoft Account’