Have you heard any rumors about Microsoft making the Office Assistant
available again as a download for Windows 7? We miss our doggy and
In this excerpt from
Answercast #32, I reminisce about Windows old application animations… that
don’t seem to be well missed.
Sorry to disappoint but Rover and the kitty (along with everybody’s whipping boy, Clippy) I am absolutely convinced… are long gone. They are now things of parodies and humor sites… not to be seen again in Windows at any time soon.
Believe me, if you miss the dog and the cat, you are in a very small minority.
Most people found them incredibly annoying and as a result, (you can tell) Microsoft ended up pulling them long ago.
- So, nope, sorry, they’re not coming back!
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