Microsoft extends support for Windows 10 version 1511 for Education and Enterprise

On January 9, 2018, Microsoft will officially end support for its Windows 10 version 1511 which appeared 2 years ago. This was to make sure that people move on to the latest updates which are secure and brings in new features. It doesn’t stop you from your Windows machine, but Microsoft won’t be of any help. Check out the list of dates, version and when the support will end here.

 

This not only gives those users a chance to upgrade to next version but also Microsoft in long term.  As per the TechNet blog

To help some early enterprise adopters that are still finishing their transition to Windows as a service, we will be providing a supplemental servicing package for Windows 10, version 1511 for an additional six months, until April 2018, providing updates to address critical and important security issues that arise during that time. These updates will be available to anyone using Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1511 or Windows 10 Education, version 1511. Updates will be offered via all normal channels, including Windows Update, WSUS, Configuration Manager, and the Windows Update catalog.

Microsoft will keep providing updates to address critical and important security issues that arise during that time. These updates will be available to anyone using Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1511 or Windows 10 Education, version 1511. Updates will be offered via all normal channels, including Windows Update, WSUS, Configuration Manager, and the Windows Update catalog.

 

via OnMSFT

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