Is the Microsoft Paint era coming to end? Yesterday, there was a lot of buzz on social media as Microsoft said that it will remove Paint in its next update i.e. Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. MS Paint was tagged as “Deprecated Feature” and this meant that it might not find a place in future updates.

There are many childhood memories attached to Paint and so, people found it difficult to digest the fact that Paint would be no more. It was said that “Paint 3D” would be replacing it.

Although the features are limited, Paint has remained our favorite and we just can’t get rid of it. Here’s how people reacted when they thought Microsoft is getting away with Paint, they came up with some brilliant creatives designed with the app and expressed how disappointed they were.

Checkout the creativity of people

No, they just can’t get rid!

This is saddening!

Childhood memories erased!

RIP!

Always my favorite!

Well, this was just an assumption and not the reality. Yes, Paint is not going anywhere and this was confirmed by Microsoft in its blog post and also on Twitter, after seeing the creativity and overwhelming response from people. The app is just being moved to the Windows app store and users can download it whenever and whenever they want.

In the blog post, Microsoft wrote,

“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. 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.”

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