Still on Windows 8.1? The OS is about to start reminding you that updates end soon
According to StatCounter, Windows 8 and 8.1 still account for about 4.3 percent of the Windows install base worldwide, far less than Windows 11, Windows 10, or even Windows 7. But for the people still ...
Microsoft prepares to forget about Windows 8.1 with end of support notifications
Microsoft is preparing to send reminders to Windows 8.1 users that support will end on January 10th 2023. The software giant will start sending notifications to existing Windows 8.1 devices next month ...
Microsoft is ready to leave Windows 8 behind, just like everyone else
Windows releases have a lot in common with Star Trek movies: they seem to alternate in terms of reception. Windows 7 was generally well-regarded at launch back in ’09, as was Windows 10 in 2015.
Windows 8.1 users will start seeing 'end of support' warnings soon
Microsoft will soon start warning Windows 8.1 users that support is ending; The warnings will consist of popups that the user can dismiss. Windows 8.1 suppo ...
Windows 8.1 end of life is creeping ever closer
Microsoft also says it won’t offer Extended Security Updates for Windows 8.1 (opens in new tab), like it did for previous iterations such as Windows 7. What should you do? If yo ...
Microsoft is preparing to end support for Windows 8.1
Microsoft is preparing to send end-of-support notifications to users of the Windows 8.1 operating system on January 10, 2023. The mailing will begin next month; this will be the first reminder of the ...
Windows 8.1 Users Will Start Seeing End of Support Notifications Next Month
Microsoft will start sending end-of-support notifications to Windows 8.1 users next month, as the OS will finally reach end of support on January 10, 2023.
Still Running Windows 8.1? Get Ready For Upgrade Nag Screens
Microsoft provided a first look at Windows 8.1, and now it's going to start nagging users to upgrade to Windows 11.
Microsoft to discontinue Windows 8.1 and user will have only this option to upgrade
Microsoft is working to roll out a closure to Windows 8.1 and is working towards sending a reminder to the users. As per Microsoft, the company will discontinue the version of Windows by 10 January ...
Microsoft Really, Really Wants You to Leave Windows 8.1 Already
Starting from July 2022, the software giant will begin prodding 8.1 users to upgrade before the operating system's end-of-support date.
Microsoft To Notify Windows 8.1 Users That End of Support Is Approaching
The end of support means that while Windows 8.1 will continue to run, Microsoft will no longer provide security patches, software updates or technical support to the OS. This coul ...
It’s possible that the most recent Windows upgrades might help you repair your VPN connection issues
Previews of three new patches have been issued by Microsoft to solve a number of connection problems that had been troubling certain Windows versions after the most recent cumulative upgrade.