Microsoft, the US multinational company that provides operating systems to most computers and laptops around the world, has discontinued updating the ‘Windows 7’ operating system updates on computers worldwide.
Millions of computers around the world have lost any updates to ‘Windows 7’ since January 14, 2020, when Microsoft stopped providing ‘Windows 7’ updates.
Microsoft announced a year ago that the company will suspend the supply of ‘Windows 7’ update from January 2020 and the operating system has been discontinued.
More than 32% of computers and laptops worldwide are currently operating on ‘Windows 7’, that is, the operating system on one of every three computers in the world.
American broadcaster, CNN’s according to Microsoft’s Windows 7 PC and notebook is a desktop running advise people to 14 January 2020 after leading operating system company in our systems ‘Windows 10’ through Install
According to the company, ‘Windows 10’ can be purchased for US $ 139 and will continue to provide updates for this operating system.
Also, Microsoft has advised people to buy a new Windows 10 computer if they have a computer older than three years.
The company has also made it clear that although Windows 7 update has been discontinued since January 14, 2020, computers and laptops running the above operating system will continue to work.
At the same time, the company warned that computers and laptops running Windows 7 without an update could carry out a virus attack and the aforementioned devices could become a cyber security issue.
That’s why the company has advised people, especially companies and businesses, to move their systems to ‘Windows 10’ or get a special Windows 7 update for money.
It is important to note that Windows 7 updates are provided free of charge by the company and Windows 10 updates are also provided free of charge, but for the first time the operating system has to be purchased at a cost.
Windows 7 was introduced by the company in 2009 and now 11 years later the update to the operating system has been discontinued.
Microsoft is currently the most popular operating system on Windows 10, with over 90 million computers and laptops currently running around the world .
Microsoft is considered to be the largest and most trusted company with regard to the operating system of computers. The company also provides operating systems for some mobiles.
Unlike computers, mobile phones mostly run on Google’s Android operating system.