Windows 7 end of support: Separating the bull from the horns
No, Windows 7 isn’t dead.
No, you don’t need to buy a Win10 computer.
No, you don’t need to upgrade.
No, you don’t need to install the latest Win7 patches right away.
No, Microsoft isn’t withdrawing its unofficial nod-and-a-wink free upgrade from Win7 to Win10. At least, not right away.
No, the old Win7 patches aren’t disappearing.
No, your Internet Service Provider won’t kick you off your network for using Win7.
Source: Enterprise Applications