What Windows versions are no longer supported?

June 3, 2019 Off By idswater

What Windows versions are no longer supported?

Windows 8.1 reached the end of Mainstream Support on January 9, 2018, and will reach end of Extended Support on January 10, 2023. With the general availability of Windows 8.1, customers on Windows 8 had until January 12, 2016, to move to Windows 8.1 to remain supported.

What happens when Windows no longer supported?

If you continue to use an unsupported version of Windows, your PC will still work, but it will become more vulnerable to security risks and viruses. Your PC will continue to start and run, but you will no longer receive software updates, including security updates, from Microsoft.

What happens if Windows 10 is not supported?

No More Security Updates When Microsoft stops supporting a version of Windows, Microsoft stops issuing security updates for that operating system. For example, Windows Vista and Windows XP no longer receive security updates, even if substantial security holes are found in them.

Which versions of Windows 10 are still supported?

Microsoft will continue to support at least one release of Windows 10 Semi-Annual Channel until October 14, 2025….Releases.

Version Start Date End Date
Version 2004 May 27, 2020 Dec 14, 2021
Version 1909 Nov 12, 2019 May 10, 2022
Version 1903 May 21, 2019 Dec 8, 2020
Version 1809 Nov 13, 2018 May 11, 2021

Is Windows 10 no longer being supported?

Microsoft ending support for Windows 10 in October 2025.

Will there be win 11?

Today, we are thrilled to announce Windows 11 will start to become available on October 5, 2021. On this day, the free upgrade to Windows 11 will begin rolling out to eligible Windows 10 PCs and PCs that come pre-loaded with Windows 11 will start to become available for purchase.

What year did Windows 11 come out?

2021
Microsoft confirmed Windows 11 would begin to rollout from October 5, 2021.