Microsoft Paint Could Soon Be No More

Microsoft Paint Could Soon Be No More
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

24 Jul 2017

It looks like Microsoft could be about to get rid of it's Paint programme.

After 32 years, the once-popular basic image editor is being moved onto its "deprecated features list".

The category is also home to other former favourites like Solitaire and Minesweeper.

Microsoft says those on the list are described as "not in active development and might be removed in future", however it's not at all clear when Paint will actually be removed from our PC's.

It's rumoured it could be a soon as the next Windows 10 update, which is scheduled for the Autumn