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Windows 11 and Intel® Core™ i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz

LHWelch
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I have gotten a notice that my computer will not be able to update to Windows 11 because my core processor (Intel® Core™ i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz) cannot handle it. What's the problem and what must I do? Get a new computer? Does anyone have some insight as to the length of this issue?

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AlHill
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Microsoft has decided to not support your processor on Windows 11.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/design/minimum/supported/windows-11-supported-intel-processors

 

Yes, get a new (or newer) computer.

 

Doc (not an Intel employee or contractor)
[Windows 11 is the new Vista]

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