Microsoft announces Paint coming to the Windows Store for free


A couple of days ago, Microsoft had announced that they are going to remove some features from Windows 10 with Fall Creators Update. It’s a major feature update for PCs and Tablets after the Creators Update that was available from April 2017. Microsoft had posted on their support page that Paint is among them that will be deprecated.

But today, Microsoft confirmed that they won’t remove Paint app from Windows. Instead, you will be able to access it from Windows STore as an app.

Microsoft announced:

Today, we’ve seen an incredible outpouring of support and nostalgia around MS Paint. If there’s anything we learned, it’s that after 32 years, MS Paint has a lot of fans. It’s been amazing to see so much love for our trusty old app. Amidst today’s commentary around MS Paint we wanted to take this opportunity to set the record straight, clear up some confusion and share some good news:

MS Paint is here to stay, it will just have a new home soon, in the Windows Store where it will be available for free.

Source MS