Windows 10 LTSB

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what is the difference and advantage of win10 LTSB/LTSC compaired to windows 10 professional 

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Hello @NIJI_POS,


Windows 10 LTSB/LTSC is different from other Windows 10 editions in following terms:


  • Enterprise LTSC (Long-Term Servicing Channel) (formerly LTSB (Long-Term Servicing Branch)) is a long-term support variant of Windows 10 Enterprise released every 2 to 3 years.
  • Each release is supported with security updates for 10 years after its release, and intentionally receive no feature updates.
  • Some features, including the Microsoft Store and bundled apps, are not included in this edition.
  • This edition was first released as Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB (Long-Term Servicing Branch).
  • There are currently 3 releases of LTSC: one in 2015 (version 1507), one in 2016 (version 1607) and one in 2018 (version 1809).

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Hope this helps!


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