Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday February 21, 2012

Microsoft Extends Support For Windows 7, Vista

Those of you running Windows Vista and Windows 7 can rest a bit easier today. Microsoft has extended support for your OS through 2020 for Windows 7 and 2017 for Vista. Windows XP has another two years before it gets pushed off a cliff.

Changed the lifecycle policy for extended support, Microsoft provides a consistent customer use Windows client operating system (OS) services. Will be applied the extended support for Windows 7, Windows Vista consumer products. Available service packs for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 product currently supported this change’s customers are subject to up to 10 years of security update provides will regardless of the Edition. Support end date for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 are as follows:

  • Windows XP 4/8/2014

  • Windows Vista 4/11/2017

  • Windows 7 1/14/2020