Retail sales of Windows 7 and 8 end
November 4 , 2014
Retail sales of Windows 7 and 8 have officially been stopped by Microsoft, media reports say.
More people are expected to move on to Microsoft operating systems that are more recent.
Copies of Windows 7 Home Basic, Ultimate, and Home Premium as well as Windows 8 can no longer be bought in shops.
Microsoft is expected to come out with Windows 10 late next year.
Windows 8.1 is the default version that will be offered on personal computers.