The end of Windows 7 support has left users of this system without access to updates and new features. Even with this Microsoft situation, users are urged to keep and use this system.
Microsoft is now working to bring this system closer to its end. The software company has decided that users will no longer be able to update drivers through system updates and will have to resort to other means.
The same In the end In January last year, Windows 7 did not stop being actively used. Loyal users have installed this version in the app, ensuring that monthly numbers drop at a very slow pace.
The end of support has also brought the end of the upgrades, however some have been offered to companies willing to pay for this extra security guarantee. Since it is not accessible to everyone, it restricts the use of Windows 7.
One thing that has not stopped is the release of driver updates, which are constantly being updated. Manufacturers keep their hardware up-to-date with the latest and greatest software.
Because, even this capability now seems to be removed from Windows 7. Microsoft has now decided to discontinue this update due to an issue. At the conclusion of the SHA-1 Trusted Root Certification Authority, these updates can no longer be maintained.
The alternative is to use a SHA-2 certificate that is not supported by Windows 7. When you download and install an incompatible driver on your computer, it no longer starts and works properly. This problem extends not only to Windows 7, but also to Windows Server 2008.
With this change, Microsoft Follow the path of other companies Like Nvidia. The graphics card company and other parts recently decided to drop the old settings, thus leading users to upgrade their machines.