Update: Microsoft told TechCrunch it will continue to support bitcoin. The association pronounced “inaccurate information” had been posted online causing a confusion:
We continue to support Bitcoin for adding income to your Microsoft comment that can be used for purchasing calm in a Windows and Xbox stores. We apologize for false information that was inadvertently posted to a Microsoft site, that is now being corrected.
Microsoft has sensitively stopped supporting bitcoin payments only over one year after it added support for a crypto banking within the Windows Store.
You can no longer redeem Bitcoin into your Microsoft account. Existing balances in your comment will still be accessible for purchases from Microsoft Store, though can’t be refunded.
We contacted Microsoft for serve details, though did not hear behind from a association during a time of writing. (We’ll let we know what a association says if it has a open matter on this.)
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