Originally Posted by Lukario45
(I was forced to link my skype account to my Microsoft account)
Get used to it, microsoft is like google if not worse when they want to meddle in your life.
Only way to keep your accounts discrete is to not link everything to one source of access.
keep your information private and not in public, prevents MS and google from sniffing into stuff they shouldn't be in.
About windows 8 os its alright its like the mac os x environment, not hard to customize the os to what you want it to be.
Registry in 8 is flat out sorry, broken and pitiful, I've seen w7 and other distros of linux like suse and ubuntu.
Perform so much better without much crashing or wearing down.