Type: Informational alert

Affected: Computer users running Windows 7

Warning: After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7. Now is the time to upgrade to Windows 10.

Implications: If you continue to use Windows 7 after support has ended, your PC will still work, but it may become more vulnerable to security risks and viruses. Your PC will continue to start and run, but Microsoft will no longer provide the following support for your business;

  • No technical support
  • No software updates
  • No security updates

Official information: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/windows/end-of-windows-7-support

What next?: If you are unsure how this will affect you, please contact one of our support advisers (01432 700110) and we will help you with the best option for preparing for the end of Windows 7.

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