Microsoft doesn’t let anyone forget that support for Windows 10 21H1 will shut down on December 13, 2022🇧🇷 In the last two months, the company has released communiqués highlighting the fact, with the most recent appearing on Tuesday (8). Therefore, a last update will occur on the fateful day. It will be mandatory and will start automatically on supported machines.
It is important to remember that after the last update on December 13th, computers with the Windows 10 21H1 operating system will no longer receive monthly security and quality updates. Therefore, the Redmond company highlights the need to install this final version:
This will keep your machine supported, receiving monthly improvements that are critical to the safety and health of the ecosystem. For these devices, you can choose a convenient time for the restart and completion of the action.
In addition, in company statementthe improvements must be installed on the user’s computer🇧🇷
To help you keep your system safe and productive, Windows Update will automatically initiate a feature update for Windows 10 consumer and commercial devices that are nearing end of service.
This type of forced update has been part of the daily life of Windows 10 owners since March 2021🇧🇷 It uses machine learning and tries to ensure the health of older PCs, but at the same time it forces users to participate in the Microsoft ecosystem.
Which editions of Windows 10 21H1 are nearing end of service?
- Windows 10 Enterprise;
- Windows 10 Enterprise multi-session;
- Windows 10 Education;
- Windows 10 IoT Enterprise;
- Windows 10 Home;
- Windows 10 Pro;
- Windows 10 Pro Education;
- Windows 10 Pro for Workstations.
Windows 10 22H2 has been available since October
For any user who has Microsoft operating system version 20H2 or later installed on their computer, the update 22H2 was released on October 18🇧🇷
It is true that there are no significant improvements, however, the company says that it is necessary to “improve quality, productivity and safety”.
Still, the new version brought the option to receive important notifications even when Focus mode is activated. Windows Autopilot also gained a set of technologies to install and pre-configure new engines for productive use.
Be that as it may, the Redmond company likes to stress the importance of keeping devices up to date and within its ecosystem. In this way, it manages to guarantee the security levels expected by its installed base.
With information: Bleeping Computer🇧🇷