Microsoft is set to release windows 10 creators update this April and they are removing or depreciating some features.
Microsoft announced on their website for I.T professionals who are updating in commercial environment to take note.
The following features and functionalities in the Windows 10 Creators Update edition have either been removed from the product in the current release (“Removed”) or are not in active development and are planned for potential removal in subsequent releases (“Deprecated”).
This list is intended for IT professionals who are updating operating systems in a commercial environment. The plan and list are subject to change and may not include every deprecated feature or functionality. For more details about a listed feature or functionality and its replacement, see the documentation for that feature.
Below are the features that are going to be removed or depreciated from windows 10 creators update.
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