Microsoft sets May 9 as original Windows 10’s retirement date

As expected, Microsoft named May 9 as the date it will issue the final updates for the debut edition of Windows 10 that launched in 2015.

Two months ago, Microsoft had extended support for Windows 10 version 1507 — Microsoft labels feature upgrades by year and month — from March to May, but did not specify the date in the latter month. Computerworld anticipated May 9 as the end-of-support because that is the date for the month’s Patch Tuesday.

The May 9 retirement was quietly announced on several support documents, including the “Windows lifecycle fact sheet,” which lists several kinds of deadlines for various versions of the operating system.

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from Computerworld News http://www.computerworld.com/article/3189988/microsoft-windows/microsoft-sets-may-9-as-original-windows-10s-retirement-date.html#tk.rss_news

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