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All good things must come to an end, even Windows 7. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7. But you can keep the good times rolling by moving to Windows 10! Speak to your account manager today: (877) 771-2384

You Have Questions, We Have Answers

Yes, you can upgrade compatible Windows 7 PCs based on these requirements with a full license. To take advantage of the latest hardware capabilities, we recommend moving to a new PC with Windows 10.

You can continue to use Windows 7, but once support ends, your PC will become more vulnerable to security risks. Windows will operate but you will stop receiving security and feature updates.

Windows 7 can still be installed and activated after support has ended. However, to avoid security risks and viruses, Microsoft recommends that you consider upgrading to Windows 10.

Support for Internet Explorer on Windows 7 devices will be discontinued on January 14, 2020. As a component of the Windows operating system, Internet Explorer follows the same support lifecycle.

Microsoft 365 Business comes with a free upgrade for users with a Windows 7, 8, or 8.1 Pro license on their device. By purchasing Microsoft 365 Business your users can upgrade all of their old Windows Pro licensed devices at no additional cost.

There are a number of members of the Windows Embedded 7 product family with different support lifecycles. The earliest end of support date is January 14, 2020 and the others follow thereafter. For more details see the Microsoft product lifecycle page.

For users of Windows 7 Professional and Windows 7 Enterprise, you can purchase Extended Security Updates through January 2023. For an in-depth FAQ about Windows 7 Extended Security Updates, please download the Microsoft End of Support FAQ.

Moving to Windows 10

Get started with a new device

PCs are lighter, faster and more affordable than ever, so it makes sense for Windows 7 users to transition to a new device with Windows 7 Installed. WheelHouse IT is positioned to help you navigate the maze of devices to ensure that you are picking the right device for your unique business needs.

Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro

Built for business with enterprise-grade security, enhanced productivity, and the latest features to get more done. Windows 10 Pro is the foundation of the Modern Workplace. With technology rapidly moving forward WheelHouse IT can craft a migration plan that works around your business.

Microsoft 365

A complete, intelligent solution, including Office 365, Windows 10, and Enterprise Mobility + Security, that empowers everyone to be creative and work together, securely.

For Business

An integrated solution, bringing together the best-in-class productivity of Office 365 with advanced security and device management capabilities to help safeguard your business.

For Enterprise

Microsoft 365 brings together Office 365, Window 10, and Enterprise Mobility + Security. It delivers a complete, intelligent solution to empower employees to be creative and work together, securely.

What’s Included with Microsoft 365

Comes with Office

Stay up-to-date with the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more.

Email and Calendaring

Connect with customers and coworkers using Outlook and Exchange.

File Storage

Manage your files from anywhere with 1 TB of storage.

Data Protection Controls

Help secure business data on personal and company-owned devices.

Safest Windows Ever

Get upgraded to Windows 10 Pro from Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 Pro.

Cyberthreat Protection

Guard against unsafe attachments, suspicious links, and other malware.

Administration and Deployment

Manage new PCs and devices faster and more easily than ever.

Dependability and Support

Get 99.9% uptime guarantee from Microsoft and support from the Microsoft Experts at WheelHouse IT.