Support for Windows on New Processors Updated

Full support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 on computers with new processors will run through July 2018, rather than July 2017 as initially planned, and Microsoft may provide critical security patches for those OSs after that date. The announcement gives organizations more time to run Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 on newer PCs before migrating them to Windows 10 and could be particularly important for organizations with line-of-business applications that are not supported on Windows 10.

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