In line with Microsoft's end of support for Windows 7 and 8/8.1 on January 10th, 2023, Brave will no longer offer support for machines running Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1, starting in early 2023 with the release of Brave version 1.47.x (Chromium 109). In order to use Brave, you'll need to have a machine running Windows 10 or later in order to receive any future Brave updates.
While old/outdated versions of the browser will still work, they will not receive any further updates. We strongly encourage users to use the latest version of the browser as they include important security updates and features that keep you safe while browsing online.
We appreciate your understanding.