Windows 7 SP1 support notification

Applies to: Windows 7 Service Pack 1

Summary


After 10 years of servicing, January 14, 2020, is the last day Microsoft will offer security updates for computers running Windows 7 SP1. This update enables reminders about Windows 7 end of support. More information about Windows 7 end of support can be found at www.microsoft.com/windows7 or you can review the frequently asked questions.

How to get this update


Windows Update

This update is available through Windows Update. If automatic updates are enabled, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to turn on automatic updating, see Windows Update: FAQ.

 

Prerequisites


There are no prerequisites to apply this update.

Restart information


You don't have to restart your computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information


This update doesn't replace a previously released update.

References


Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.