The Fate of Microsoft Paint


Microsoft Paint's Window
Microsoft Paint's Window

Microsoft Paint’s age

The age of ms paint

Microsoft Paint or ms paint is the origianal software from microsoft that help microsoft users to create simple art design or images photoshop skill. Did you know that ms paint ‘exist’ since 1985 with with very first version of Windows. Until now, the age of microsoft is 32 years old. Wow, 32 years was very long time and must be leaving a lot of memories.

Announcement’s Day

According to Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.  The updates will bring a variety of new features and ms paint on the “Deprecated” part. Deprecated means that the following features and functionalities are not in active development and might be removed in future releases.

Not totally removed

After the tremendous outpouring of love across the internet, Microsoft has announced that it will save MS Paint by putting it on the Windows Store. But in April 2017, Microsoft intoduced the new Paint 3D. Which is installed alongside tradistional Paint and features 3D image making tools as well as some basic 2D image editing. But it is not an update to original paint.

Paint 3D’s Introduced

So, now is up to you. Still using old ms paint or move on to new Paint 3D?


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