Will there be a 10.0.50 update before 10.5?

Is C10 done with 10.0.40? Will the next change to Cubase be C10.5?

Is Steinberg dropping support for Win7 with the release of C10.5?

No or yes

unless it is exactly the other way, which I’ve heard it might be, but not necessarily.

so ¯_(ツ)_/¯