Microsoft is delaying its support fee Windows 10 version 1803 for certain categories of users. The initial date for the end of the support was November 10, 2020 and the new date is May 11, 2021.
The support fee means that the operating system will no longer receive security updates. The SDKs that will be supported until 2021 for Windows 10 version 1803 will be Enterprise, Education and IoT Enterprise, according to a Publication Microsoft on August 26.
The support fee for Home, Pro, Pro Education and Pro for Workstation versions for Windows 10 of version 1803 has already come from November 12, 2019.
The reason for the delay in the end of the support date is the comments of users that show that businesses need more time in the midst of the coronary COVID-19 pandemic.
Microsoft plans to provide security updates for the Windows 10 SDK version 1803 mentioned above through Windows Update, Windows Server Update Services, and the Microsoft Update Catalog.
In March, Microsoft announced that it would extend support for Windows 10 1709 support for some customers due to the pandemic. The initial expiration date of Windows 10 1709 support was scheduled for April 14, 2020, while with the extension it went to October 13, 2020 for SDK Enterprise, Education and IoT customers.