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

A: Yes, you can upgrade compatible PCs with a full license, but to take advantage of all the latest hardware capabilities and functionality we highly recommend moving to a new PC with Windows 10.

Q: Can Windows 7 still be activated after January 14th 2020? eye

A: Yes, it can still be installed and activated after support has ended, but to avoid security risks and viruses, Microsoft highly recommend that you upgrade to Windows 10.

Q: Will Internet Explorer still be supported on Windows 7? eye

A: No. As a component of Windows operating system, IE follows the same support lifecycle and support will end on January 14th 2020.

Q: Can I get a free upgrade to Windows 10? eye

A: Microsoft 365 Business comes with a free upgrade for users with a Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 Pro license on their device. By purchasing Microsoft 365 Business your users can upgrade all of their old Windows Pro licensed devices at no additional cost.

Q: Does this also apply to Windows Embedded 7? eye

A: There are a number of members of the Windows Embedded 7 product family with different support lifecycles. The earliest end of support date is January 14th 2020 and the others follow after that. For more details, see the Microsoft Product Lifecycle page here

Q: Are there alternatives that give me extra time to complete my migration while keeping my users safe? eye

A: For users of Windows 7 Professional and Windows 7 Enterprise, you can purchase Extended Security Updates through January 2023.
For an in-depth FAQ about Windows 7 Extended Security Updates, please download the Microsoft End of Support FAQ. here

Are you struggling to make a start on your Windows 7 to 10 migration strategy? Let us know how we can help

Our IT Specialists can help with everything from simple device refresh to full migration support in complex organisations.

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