General Computer Info (that might be of interest)

Windows Life-Cycle

Support for Windows XP ended on 8 April 2014. Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical support for the Windows XP operating system.

Support for Windows Vista ended on 11 April 2017, and like Window XP, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical support.

Support for Windows 7 will continue until 14 January 2020.

Support for Windows 8.1 will continue until 10 january 2023 (Windows 8 must be updated to 8.1 for support).

Windows 10 (1507) support ended on 9 May 2017 / Windows 10 (1511) support ended on 10 October 2017.

Windows 10 (1607) support ended on 10 April 2018 / Windows 10 (1703) support will end on 9 October 2018.

Windows 10 (1709) support will end on 9 April 2019 / Windows 10 (1803) support will end on 12 November 2019.