Windows 10 Upgrade Notification Shown in Windows 7

The Windows 7 operating system will show a full-screen upgrade notification as Windows 7 reaches the end of support (end of life) claiming that Windows is now more vulnerable to malware. They advise you to update to Windows 10 if you get the Windows 7 alert.

Windows 7 will officially end support (EoS) on January 14th, 2020. This means that you will no longer receive security updates or operating system tech support. You can always buy extended security updates but we recommend you to update to Windows 10. In their Monthly Rollup KB4530734, Microsoft installed a full screen Windows 7 alert notification.

Windows 7 End of Support Alert Notification

This Windows 7 End of Support notification screen will explain to you why it is important to update to Windows 10. On January 15, 2020, the Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Starter, Home Basic, Home Premium, and Professional users will start to see the full-screen notification like the one above.

If you see the full-screen notification, you can choose between 3 options: Learn more, Remind me later or Don’t remind me again. If you don’t want to see the notification anymore, press the “Don’t remind me again”.

Here you can find more news concerning the Windows 7 End of Support.