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Microsoft’s WaaS Changes Are All About Windows 7 (Premium)

Last week’s seismic changes to Windows as a Service have nothing to do with Windows 10 users. They also don’t […]

Windows 7 End of Support Notification Arrives

21 Mar 19 | Windows, Windows 10, Windows 7

As promised, Microsoft has begun warning users of Windows 7 that support for the system ends on January 14, 2020, […]

Microsoft’s Browser Ballot: A Look Back (Premium)

If Google’s Android web browser concession seems familiar, that’s because Microsoft did the same thing a decade ago. The post […]

Microsoft Brings DirectX 12 to Windows 7 … For Some Reason

Windows 7 is heading off into the support sunset soon. So why on earth would Microsoft suddenly add support for […]

Microsoft to Nag Windows 7 Users to Upgrade

12 Mar 19 | Windows, Windows 10, Windows 7

With Windows 7 support ending in just 10 months, Microsoft revealed today that it will begin nagging users to upgrade […]

Microsoft Retiring a Windows Media Player Feature on Older Windows Versions

Microsoft is removing a feature from the media players in older versions of Windows. As Windows 7 is now nearing […]

Windows 7 Enters Its Final Year of Support

14 Jan 19 | Windows, Windows 10, Windows 7

One year from today, on January 14, 2020, Microsoft will officially stop supporting Windows 7, the most popular version of […]

Will Windows 7’s Exit Trigger a Windows 10 Upgrade Wave? (Premium)

Premium Membership Includes: Full Access to content on Thurrott readers will have access to deeper, richer articles written by […]