REDMOND, Wash. — June 11, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend is payable Sept. 11, 2008, to shareholders of record on Aug. 21, 2008. The ex-dividend date will be Aug. 19, 2008.
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Colleen Healy, general manager, Investor Relations, Microsoft, (425) 706-3703
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