Microsoft has finally taken action after 30 years of faithfully providing WordPad. They will retire this app that allowed people to open.doc files without Word.
Why now and what does this mean for your business?
Microsoft recently made an unexpected and quiet announcement that they will no longer update WordPad, and eventually remove it from Windows altogether. No date for this transition was specified at the time.
But let's be honest...how often have you mistakenly opened a WordPad document when the original intention was Notepad?
Notepad is used to write plain text documents while WordPad serves as an editing program similar to a word processor; they're often confused.
Could WordPad's imminent ...