Recently Microsoft rolling out official announcement regarding Windows 7 End of Support after January 14, 2020. As per official statement Microsoft will no longer provide any security updates and support to the Windows 7 users after announced date.
Microsoft Windows 7 was launched on July 22, 2009 almost a decade ago but its popularity is growing with time. According to an estimate the current market share of Windows 7 is around 38% which is expected to decrease gradually as Windows 7 reaches end of life phase.
As it is obvious that Microsoft will stop all kind of support for Windows 7 and this news ask same question to each user, what to do Next? There are still millions of Windows 7 users across the globe who might be thinking that which would be the best alternative to choose over their popular operating system.
Windows 7 End of Support and What to Expect Next
Once Windows 7 reaches its End of Support stage as on January 2020, you won’t get any further latest security patch or update for your operating system. In addition to that Microsoft will no longer resolve any error or bug arising in your Windows 7 operating system.
End of support doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to use Windows 7 after 2020, you can keep using Windows 7 as long as you desire. But it is always good idea to move to a better and secure operating system and the best alternative is Windows 10. The only issue is that once Microsoft stop new patches for Windows 7 then it will become vulnerable to hackers.
How to Upgrade From Windows 7 to Windows 10
You got several options when moving from you current operating system including Mac OS and Linux but Windows 10 should have been the first option while considering the flexibility and ease of use. Sooner or later you have to move from Windows 7 OS in order to keep your important data secure and less vulnerable to attackers. You can free upgrade your version of Windows 7 to Windows 10 if you already have valid license.
So why consider Windows 10 the answer is that it’s quick and relatively easy while moving from Windows 7 to windows 10 and it’s also free if you got the product key. The other good reason is that Microsoft supports it, it’s more reliable, fast and most popular operating system in the world.
Here is complete guide how to How to Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free in 2019.