As Windows 10 continues to gain momentum, the operating system has just crossed a major milestone in France. According to the latest available numbers, Windows 10 has now surpassed Windows 7 as the most used operating system in France, approaching 30% market share.

Windows 10 surpasses Windows 7 as most used OS in France

The numbers were first pointed out by Florent Pelissier, Product Marketing Manager for Microsoft France, on Twitter (via

Worldwide, Microsoft recently announced that Windows 10 has been installed on more than 350 million devices, one year after its initial launch. And though the company recently had to revise its initial goal of hitting one billion installs by mid-2018, it's clear the OS has enjoyed impressive momentum.

Windows 10 will receive its first big update on August 2 with the appropriately titled "Anniversary Update," bringing a ton of improvements across the board.