We will not extend support for further versions of Windows 10 Current Branch with ConfigMgr 2012 because we need the new System Center Configuration Manager updating model to keep pace with Windows as a Service and Microsoft Intune. By policy, devices need to install the latest feature update within a 60-day grace period of its release to continue to be eligible for monthly servicing with security updates and other quality updates. This declaration has no actual impact on the version of Windows 10 itself. Not all features in an update will work on all devices. I know this isn't a forum for Windows 7, but a few of my friends have Windows 7, To save me asking in the Win 7 Forum, when does support end for that please? Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise and Education can optionally use a branch that receives updates at a slower pace.
Because the products have separate development and release schedules, the support that Configuration Manager provides depends on when each becomes available. While the upfront costs of a O2019 license would be significant an organization going from an E3 to and E1 license would save a significant amount on their monthly subscription cost. Does that mean the Windows 10 is not really the last version of Windows and that it will be unsupported by 2025? Three editions are already announced: IoT Core, IoT Enterprise, and IoT Mobile Enterprise. Windows 10 powered to its third anniversary this year, but one branch, identified by the initials L-T-S-B, remained an enigma to most corporate users. The fact that we are not including a calendar year in the name is a reflection of the fact that the new System Center Configuration Manager will be updated frequently. And if the vendor can't update, fix, or release code compatibility updates in 18 months something is wrong. Much of finance insurance, banking immediately springs to mind.
Discussion on the end of the Windows world as we know it maybe - 2025: Generally: The Inquirer's article is quoting 14 October 2025 as the end of life for Windows 10. Users can install these interim updates or skip over releases for a 10-year period. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact. If a vendor's application breaks every feature update, you need to evaluate how that vendor is writing the application instead of pointing the finger at Microsoft. We'll document any known issues or caveats. Windows 10 S only allows the installation of software both and apps from , although programs or shells even from Microsoft Store are not allowed.
A Configuration Manager version drops from the matrix after ends. But there are conditions and stipulations. The main avenue of acquiring them is a contract with Microsoft. Education Windows 10 Education is distributed through Academic Volume Licensing. It is the de facto successor of and. .
Windows 10 was designed as a service, whereby feature updates are required a few times a year. Plainly put, it was a sop to the criticism very early on about Windows 10's accelerated development and release tempo. Microsoft has cautioned that devices running this version of the operating system will continue to operate, but they will no longer receive security and quality updates, and are potentially vulnerable to malicious attacks. We extended this grace period for version 1507 beyond this typical 60-day policy, but the time has now come to end servicing for version 1507. And what has Microsoft done to make it an afterthought? If it's version 1507, Microsoft recommends that.
This new version will also simplify the Configuration Manager upgrade experience itself, and allow us to listen and more quickly respond to your feedback. It is intended primarily for low-cost devices, and is otherwise identical to Windows 10 Home. You can to Windows as a service to learn more about why Microsoft has made this decision, and you can check out the as well. The pace at which a system receives feature updates is dependent on the release branch from which the system downloads its updates. I think that's being a bit overdramatic with how the feature updates work.
Still, mainstream is five or so years so there's not a lot of rushing involved. It stated: Since the initial release of Windows 10 in July 2015, Microsoft has released two additional feature updates that build upon each other, delivering the newest features and more comprehensive security. You: Do you mean Pro or Enterprise? If that happens for you, save the page from your browser as an. We had better performing apps, like Edge. Team Windows 10 Team is a device-specific version of Windows 10 loaded onto the. But it did, and does.
As anyone have an official word on what Windows 10 lifecycle really is? If this is all news to you, stop reading and click for more information and guidance. Thks joeblow Hi, As we know, the supported lifecycle mean that End of support refers to the date when Microsoft no longer provides automatic fixes, updates, or online technical assistance. But each release changed the operating system by including new default apps, services and scheduled tasks; impacting user logon time and overall system resource consumption. But then, it is Microsoft we're talking about. If you want to deploy Windows 10 in your environment today, you should have already upgraded ConfigMgr 2012 to the latest service pack and cumulative update as many of our customers already have. We extended this grace period for version 1507 beyond this typical 60-day policy, but the time has now come to end servicing for version 1507.