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Can Windows make use of 16+ core processors? [closed]

There's currently a number of processors on the market with 12, 14, 16, 16 32 cores (AMD Threadripper, Intel i9) and so on. Can Windows 10 even make use of this power? We know that it can support up to 32 cores but would it actually use them?

Are there programs out there that could? These types of processors seem to be aimed at the gaming market so would games be able to use all of that power?

I feel we have personal computers with masses of power that can't really be used and are hamstrung by the operating system?