Can I Still Buy Windows 7 Pro After October 2014?

Can I Still Buy Windows 7 Pro After October 2014?

In short: YES

Microsoft is ending the ability of retailers to sell PC’s loaded with Windows 7 Home Basic, Home Premium and/or Ultimate on October 31, 2014.  However, Microsoft has not yet announced an end-date for Windows 7 Professional on pre-loaded systems.  Due to the failure of Windows 8 to catch fire in the marketplace, many businesses have continued to rely on Windows 7 Pro.  Here at ESG we recommend Windows 7 Pro over Windows 8 due to the software compatibility issues and user experience issues.  The forthcoming Windows 10 successor to Windows 8 (they skipped Windows 9) will not be available until mid-2015.

Article on ZDNet: http://www.zdnet.com/what-happens-to-windows-7-on-october-31-2014-7000033965/