Security vendor Kaspersky here with the bad news! Microsoft may be ready to pull the plug on one of its most popular products of all time, Windows 7, on January 14, next year. However, it seems that abandoning this version of the OS will be anything but easy. While the risks of staying on an...

Looks like businesses and organizations that are still rocking Windows 7 may be able to extended support for the old operating system for free, at least for one year. The OS is set for retirement on January 14, 2020. Which essentially means that regular users still using the ten-year-old platform will no...

Are you ready? Rewind back to Ignite 2018, and you will find that Microsoft pulled off a surprise by announcing the Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service at that event. This is a service that basically allows users to run Windows 7 and Windows 10, as well as Office apps in a virtual machine in the cloud —...

The new browser has finally gone live for the older versions of the operating system. In preview form, of course. But those of you that wanted to try Microsoft Edge on Windows 7 and 8 now have the chance. This is, obviously, the new flavor of the Microsoft Edge browser, built using the Chromium engine. And...

Sweet penny! As we, hopefully, all know by now, Microsoft will be ending support for Windows 7 next year. One of the world’s most popular OS will reach end of support less than a year from now. January 14, 2020, to be exact. Microsoft is currently engaged in a drive to move users away from this old platform and...

The countdown begins, the clock is ticking! Tick tock, tick tock. Windows 7, one of the finest operating systems Microsoft ever put out there, is set to be retired in exactly a year from now. Meaning, customers have exactly 365 days to upgrade to a newer, supported version of the OS. The date to keep in mind is...

One of the most popular software developers around has confirmed that it is dropping Windows 7 support for its Adobe Creative Cloud line of design applications. In fact, the suite of apps will actually drop support for a number of other versions of the operating system, including Windows 8 and some versions of...

Smart. Microsoft has found a way to generate some nice side revenue from Windows 7, which is currently the world’s most popular desktop operating system. But one that is getting ready for sunset, with end of life set for January 14, 2020. And while Redmond is keen on moving the user base to a newer version of the...

A survey has shown that companies are in no rush to abandon Windows 7 and upgrade to the latest version of the operating system. The world’s most popular desktop OS is good enough for many, it appears. Speaking of, Windows 7 is on track to reach end of support in January 2020 — which is not all that far off when...

It’s no big secret that Microsoft wants to see Windows 7 gone. But since support for this old OS is set to last until January 2020, the company can’t really do anything. The popular operating system was released in 2009, and that means PCs even older than this date were quickly to deploy Windows 7. They still are...