I received this email today, April 13, 2020. Is Microsoft doing this or is it a scam? It came to my mailbox, not to the spam folders. The Microsoft Service Agreement is an agreement between you and Microsoft (or one of its affiliates) that regulates your use of Microsoft online products and services for consumers. To accept our service agreement, click on the link below and log in to your account. www.microsoft.com/en/servicesagreement Once you have logged in, your account will be part of our service agreement. If you do not agree to our service agreement, your account will be closed. Thank you for using Microsoft products and services. I received a fraud email on Microsoft about a week ago: «It informs users that their service agreement has changed, and most of the time, these changes are not about users.» OscarCP wrote: Now this asks me the question: What can I use, to protect myself from the possibility of malware-infected PDF and PowerPoint files when I download them, always in these formats But they will certainly offer you an ultimatum in a very pleasant way. And the three days I`ve read about the «deals» are going to give me something I can focus on when I retire. Interesting, because I don`t use Microsoft products in my Linux system. Your service contract has been clarified.
You will receive this email because we are updating the Microsoft Service Agreement that applies to one or more Microsoft products or services that you use. We`re making these updates to clarify our terms and ensure they remain transparent to you, as well as to cover new Microsoft products, services, and features. The Microsoft Service Agreement is an agreement between you and Microsoft (or one of its affiliates) that regulates your use of Microsoft online products and services for consumers. You can read the full Microsoft Service Agreement here. You can also read more about these updates on our FAQ page here, including a summary of the most notable changes. Microsoft Service Agreement updates will take effect on 1 to 20 20 in effect. If you continue to use our products and services on or after Oc to ber 1, 20 20, you agree to the updated Microsoft Service Agreement. If you don`t agree, you can stop using the products and services and close your Microsoft account before these terms take effect. If you are a parent or legal guardian, you are responsible for your child or teen`s use of Microsoft products and services, including purchases. Thank you for using Microsoft products and services. «Header of the beginning of the news. I have MS Office 16 on Mac, but it`s installed in the computer and in all that matters is mine, as in «I own it», not as in «I have it as a service that is provided graciously to mortals like me by MS».