Microsoft has announced that it will stop supporting current operating system on October 14th, 2025. That simply means that the company expects the transition to the , which it will showcase , to play around for four years.
Microsoft revealed the decision quietly in a support page update, as first seen by . Previously, the page noted when Microsoft would end support for certain versions of Windows 10.
Microsoft began supporting Windows 10 Home and Pro and reveals the operating system’s “retirement date.” The end-of-support timeline puts the Windows 10 lifecycle at a hair over 10 years, similar to previous iterations of the OS.
Speaking of what the next version that will replace Windows 10 look like, there will likely be a redesign, including . The company recently , which was initially supposed to be .
Microsoft said it would bring some features planned for that OS into the standard version of Windows. Maybe that’ll make it easier for manufacturers and developers to support dual-screen devices without having to work with a separate version of Windows.