According to report, Microsoft Company is going end the support of Windows 10 version 1903 editions on December 8 2020. The company has already started notifying the users about this big decision and stated that you will still use Windows 10 version 1903 or Windows 10 May 2020 update in your device, but Microsoft will stop providing technical support and bug fixes for newly known issues when reach their end of support.
For those who are not aware, lifecycle of every Microsoft Windows product begins when a product is released and ends when it is no longer supported. When we talk about Windows 10 version 1903 editions, it was released in May 21, 2019 means last year, and according to Microsoft announcements, the support for this OS version will no longer after December 8, 2020. Let’s take have a look at company statements.
“Your computer will still work, but it could become more vulnerable to security risks and viruses because you won’t receive new security updates or other quality updates”
Product’s lifecycle of Windows 10 version 1903 will reach the end of service on 8 December 2020 and all its editions will no longer receive security updates after end of support date. Let’s take have a look at list of Windows 10 version 1903’s editions that will reach end of service in December this year.
- Windows 10 Home, version 1903
- Windows 10 Pro, version 1903
- Windows 10 Pro Education, version 1903
- Windows 10 Pro for Workstations, version 1903
- Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1903
- Windows 10 Education, version 1903
- Windows 10 IoT Enterprise, version 1903
Microsoft recommends the users to upgrade Windows 10 version 1903 to Windows 10 version 2004 before the end of support. They can upgrade their PC manually using “Check for updates” under “Windows update” section in “Settings” App.
If you are Windows 10 1903 user, then you can upgrade your PC to Windows 10 2004 before end of support. To do so, open “Settings” app in your computer and go to “Update & Security > Windows update” and click on “Check for updates”. Note that Microsoft will no longer release security update for Windows 10 1903 so you can uninstall this update right now and install Windows 10 2004 using “Windows update”.
To see the full list of end of support deadlines and related migration, you can visit “Search Product Lifecycle page” Microsoft official support site. We are researching on the matter very deeply and we will defiantly post an update, if it will come in future. If you have any suggestions or queries regarding Windows 10 1903 lifecycle ending on December 2020, please write on comment box given below.