Microsoft is officially ending Windows 7 supports today, January 14 2020. What this simply means is that PCs and other devices running the operating system will no longer receive official software updates or critical security patches.
Aside, there will no longer be provision of technical support to Windows 7 users from Microsoft.
Earlier in March 2019, Microsoft rolled out an update to Windows 7 that notifies existing users about the end of the support. The software maker has now stopped support for Windows 7 on January 14, 2020.
The company has recommended that users with systems running Windows 7 upgrade to Windows 10 to avoid security risks.
For those businesses that still relies heavily on Windows 7 Professional, they can opt-in for Extended security updates which provide supplemental Windows 7 supports till January 2023.
Risks Of Using Windows 7 After Now
Here are some dangers your data could encounter while using Windows 7 after today
1. You are exposed to hackers and malicious attackers once security updates cease.
2. You are exposed to Malware infections as most Anti-virus may also stop supporting Windows 7
If you one of those that using genuine Windows 7, there is a free upgrade available for you to higher Windows version, simply click on the link below;