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Microsoft Ends Windows 8 Support—What This Means and How to Keep Your PC Secure

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#1 dasswadesh

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Posted 14 March 2017 - 01:18 AM

Microsoft ended support for Windows, this means that Microsoft will no longer provide new security patches, hotfixes, software updates or online technical assistance for this operating system (OS). While Windows 8 PCs may be safe for a while—particularly if you follow these steps recommended at the end of XP support—in the long run, an upgrade to a newer OS is strongly recommended.