NEW YORK, NY - MAY 2: A view of the new Microsoft Surface Laptop following a Microsoft launch event, May 2, 2017 in New York City. The Windows 10 S operating system is geared toward the education market and is Microsoft's answer to Google's Chrome OS. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Natalie Dreier, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
It’s been around since the early days of Microsoft Windows, but a start menu staple may soon be no more.
Microsoft developers have announced that Paint, the simple drawing program that many would-be digital artists got their start on, is being depreciated, meaning that it is no longer in active development. The change in status could also mean it might be removed in future releases.