no Support for Windows 8.1 will end, but the software will continue to work. However, after January, your personal computer running Windows 8.1 will no longer receive security updates.
Support for Windows 8 ended in January and support for Windows 8.1 ended in January. Learn more.
Ultimately, Windows 8 failed with consumers and businesses. With Windows 8.1, Microsoft tried to help you fix some of the bugs caused by enabling the Start button and Desktop Mode, but the damage has already been done.
Winners: Windows now fixes most problems with the Windows 8 Start screen, and updated archive management and virtual desktops potentially improve productivity. An absolute win for desktop and laptop users.
Windows 8.1 may have been made available as a free version to users of commercial versions of Windows 10 and Windows RT through a dedicated Windows Store. Windows 8.1 was submitted to complaints from 8 Windows users and browsers at launch.
Windows 8 is an operating system developed by Microsoft and shipped as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems. The response was released to production in August and to general retail on October 26, unchanged.
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