How to prepare for the end of Windows 7

Published on by

How to prepare for the end of Windows 7

Time is running out if you are running Windows 7.

Microsoft is ending extended support for Windows 7 on 14 January 2020. Now is the time to start planning your upgrade to Windows 10. Here’s what you need to know…

The IT experts at Evolve Equipment Management are ready to help you with your upgrade. Contact us on 07 4080 2000 or info@evolvecairns.com.au.


Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Can I upgrade my existing PC to Windows 10?

A: Yes, you can upgrade compatible Windows 7 PCs based on specific requirements with a full license. To take advantage of the latest hardware capabilities, we recommend moving to a new PC with Windows 10.

 

Q: What happens if I continue to use Windows 7?

A: You can continue to use Windows 7, but once support ends, your PC will become more vulnerable to security risks. Windows will operate but you will stop receiving security and feature updates.

 

Q: Can Windows 7 still be activated agter January 14, 2020?

A: Yes Windows 7 can still be installed and activated after support has eneded. However, it is strongly recommended that you consider upgrading to Windows 10 to avoid security risks and viruses. 

Contact us for visit Microsoft for more information.

 

Our IT Team are able to audit your IT infrastructure, hardware, licences and connectivity devices across multiple platforms and provide recommended hardware, software, security and licence changes needed to get your network performing optimally. Check out more info here!


This post has been closed; further comments cannot be added.