On Jan. 14th, 2020, Microsoft will end support for all devices running Windows 7. But this doesn’t have to be the end for your computer. Upgrading to Windows 10 might seem daunting, but a newer operating system can provide many needed quality of life improvements.
Why Upgrade to Windows 10?
Computers and laptops running Windows 7 will no longer receive technical support or software and security updates come Jan. 14th. Devices will continue to work, but without software updates computers will be at greater risk for viruses and malware. So users still using the old operating system will want to upgrade to Windows 10 as soon as possible in order to keep their data safe and secure.
Benefits of Windows 10
Windows 10 boasts many benefits, more than just continued technical and software support:
- Better Virus Protection
- Windows 10 has seen a huge improvements to security that can better help keep your data safe.
- Faster Operating System
- If you’ve been using Windows 7 or Windows 8 you will notice how fast the Windows 10 operating system is compared to its older counterparts.
- Better User Interface (including Classic Start Menu)
- Of all the benefits of Windows 10, the most notable is the return of the classic start menu.
If you need help upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10, give us a call. Our techs can get your computer and/or laptop upgraded so you continue to get the software and security updates to keep your info secure.