For years it’s felt like Microsoft Paint’s days had been numbered, however the 34-year-old sentimental favorite retains hanging on.
The easy graphics editor is included within the subsequent Windows 10 construct, additionally recognized as the Might 2019 Replace. Brandon LeBlanc, a senior program supervisor with Microsoft’s Windows Insider Program, tweeted that Paint will remain part of Windows for the speedy future.
Sure, MSPaint will be included in 1903. It will remain included in Windows 10 for now.
— Brandon LeBlanc (@brandonleblanc) April 23, 2019
In July 2017, Microsoft put the beloved drawing program on a list of options to be eliminated or deprecated within the subsequent Windows replace, spawning odes to this system from media retailers around the globe, including GeekWire. Quickly after, Microsoft clarified that whereas Paint wouldn’t be a part of the core Windows bundle, it might be accessible to obtain as an app on the Microsoft Retailer.
However even that hasn’t come to move as Paint has continued to be included in Windows 10. As PCMag notes, Microsoft might have listened to the favored sentiment and determined to only drop the thought of shifting or discontinuing Paint and maintain delivery it as part of Windows 10.