Liputan6.com, Jakarta – Microsoft announced that it was ending support for its Edge browser Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.
The legacy operating system will reach its final support in January 2023, so it makes sense that Microsoft will end support for its browser running on the operating system.
Quoted from Windows Central, Wednesday (14/12/2022), Microsoft Edge version 109 and WebView 2 Runtime version 109 will be the last version to support Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.
According to Microsoft, both are currently scheduled to begin shipping on January 12, 2023, just two days after Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 reached end of support.
“While versions 109 and earlier of Microsoft Edge and WebView2 Runtime will continue to run on these operating systems, they will not receive new features, future security updates, or fixes. insect,” the company wrote.
To collect blog company, Microsoft Edge version 109 will also be the last supported version for Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2012 R2.
“Internet Explorer 11 will continue to be supported on these operating systems for as long as they are supported,” he wrote blog Microsoft.
In addition, Microsoft said the end of the timeline this support applies to Evergreen and Fixed versions of WebView2 Runtime.
According to Microsoftpreviously installed Evergreen WebView2 runtimes will update to version 109 as usual, but will not continue to update thereafter.
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