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Microsoft will abandon Windows Vista

Microsoft откажется от Windows Vista The representatives of the American Corporation Microsoft announced that support for Windows Vista will no longer be carried out since April 11.

Basic updates for this operating system ceased to be developed in 2012.

Almost 10 years ago Microsoft released a new OS that from the first months received absolutely diverse responses. The main disadvantage of Windows Vista was a striking contrast of opportunities with Windows 7, which still remains one of the most popular versions. Over time, the interest in Vista, and it came to naught, OS information, less was flickering in the news with Microsoft, so the management decided to close support of the project. Internal company studies found that the December 2016 Windows Vista used less than 1% of the total OS. The data for February 2017 state that on the specified operating system are more than 15 million people. And yet on April 11, assigned to the discontinuance of product support.

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The company also development of video games Blizzard Entertainment this year will stop supporting their own games on Windows XP and Vista. Gamers who wish to fight in the battles StarCraft 2, Diablo 3, World of Warcraft, Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm will not be able to run these games on older Windows.

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