The Final Countdown: Microsoft to Retire Windows 7 in 99 Days
Windows 10 is already the number one desktop operating system, having reached 900 million active devices only recently, but on the other hand, Windows 7 remains a major pain in the neck for Microsoft.
Not only that Windows 7 is the second most-used PC OS, but it is also close to getting the ax, pushing Microsoft back to the painful struggle of convincing users to upgrade to newer Windows.
With Windows 7 set to reach the end of support, users have only 99 days to install Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, or obviously, to move to a different platform like Linux or macOS.
Microsoft’s recommended option is Windows 10, especially given all the effort that the company puts into getting this version right.
The clock is ticking on Windows 7
However, moving users from Windows 7 to Windows 10 might be much harder than it was to upgrade Window… (read more)