It has already been announced by Microsoft its interest in ending the official technical support of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1, and according to what was said in a recent post on Microsoft Community, this support will actually end.
This support will end in next month, July and this is the list of the products and services affected:
- Windows 7
- Windows 8.1
- Windows RT
- Internet Explorer 10
- Office 2010 and 2013
- Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2, Surface RT and Surface 2
- Microsoft Band
With this, some technical forums will be permanently closed, those are:
- Zune forum
- Mobile Devices forum
To see more information about this topic, visit Microsoft Community’s topic in this link.