At present, Windows 7 has ended the mainstream support, entering the extended / extension support sequence, that is, Microsoft will not release the functionality update (Service Pack), but only there will be a security patch, and the official announcement is in January 2020.
However, although there are still two years to go, Microsoft has begun to withdraw more resources, such as forum support.
According to Softpedia, Microsoft is in the official Communitydeliver an announcementFrom the beginning of July, Win7/Win8.1/RT, the forum will stop the official technical support, that is to say, the user feedback and make complaints about Microsoft will not be collected, investigate and reply or solve.
In addition, Microsoft also announced to stop more Lumia, Office 2010/2013, IE11, users can still participate in the post discussion, but most of the movement is self - Hi, Microsoft will never ask.
Of course, foreign media point out, in fact, the so-called Microsoft official responsible for the forum maintenance is the three party support companies from Microsoft outsourcing, they deal with some small problems can, but a little tricky or fresh BUG is usually helpless or not to ask, so the real impact will not be very big.