Microsoft will not assist the 11-year-old working system as of Tuesday. For customers, which means Microsoft will cease offering updates and safety patches for Home windows 7.
Microsoft mentioned that Home windows 7 customers can nonetheless use their computer systems after Tuesday, however the firm warns they are going to be at “greater risk for viruses and malware.”
The corporate is encouraging individuals to improve to Home windows 10 for $139 or purchase a brand new system operating Home windows 10 if their pc is greater than three years previous. It beforehand supplied a free improve from Home windows 7 to Home windows 10 when Microsoft launched its newest working system greater than 4 years in the past.