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Apr
7

What are XP users planning to do as 'end of life' looms? – BetaNews

The company, which has just released PCtransfer to make the transition from one PC or OS to another a little bit easier, also found that 57 percent of users were put off by upgrading because of the fear of losing important data. …

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Apr
1
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Windows XP: The final shutdown – ITBusiness.ca

Microsoft is encouraging its user base to migrate away from Windows XP to a more modern version of Windows, namely Windows 7 or Windows 8. Of course businesses will also … Microsoft releases free Windows XP migration tool; end of support nigh

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Mar
20
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Windows XP End of Life Leaves Government Computers Vulnerable …

Some 10 percent of all government computers still will be running Microsoft 's (MSFT) Windows XP after the April 8 technical support end date , leaving hundreds of thousands of agency systems—many holding sensitive … Even at this point, Windows XP still commands a 29 percent stake worldwide of installed operating systems, with Windows 7 owning the market with a 48 percent share—more than four times the combined portions of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1,  ..

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Mar
20
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Avast: Here is what might happen after Microsoft drops Windows XP …

As a result, the extent of the public support cutoff is huge, even effecting security companies which have declared their commitment to supporting Windows XP past its due date . In a blog post, Avast details … Any dual cores, even first gen pentium duals, will all run Win 7 quite easily and those are 8 years old now so there really is no excuse to keep XP.

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Mar
12
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Microsoft releases Windows 8.1 User Readiness Toolkit for IT …

The emails are designed to be timed so that they can be sent out on specific dates (10 days before Windows 8.1 is used, 5 days before, Day 1 of the transition, one week after and so on). The toolkit ….. Hopefully with the release of Windows 9, M$ will have learnt from this nightmare for standard business users, and bring back a Win7 style desktop and start menu, and at least make quite significant changes in dribs n drabs rather than punishing us in one foul swoop.

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Mar
10
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Microsoft Preps Critical Windows XP Security Patches Ahead of …

Microsoft is set to release five security updates to users on Patch Tuesday, March 11, less than a month before it closes down support for the OS on April 8. … The OS pre- dates Windows 7 , Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

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Mar
10
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Windows XP End of Support is on April 8th, 2014: Why Windows is …

If you don't like the look of Windows 8, you don't have to upgrade to Microsoft's latest “touch-first” version of Windows. You can still buy copies of Windows 7 and upgrade your Windows XP PC to Windows 7

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Mar
3
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Microsoft releases free Windows XP migration tool; end of support …

Windows XP users will start receiving warning messages about the April 8 end of support date March 8, and Microsoft Corp. is offering a new migration tool to. ..

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Feb
17
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Microsoft tweaks Windows 7 retirement plan to allow business PC …

Microsoft will continue to allow PC manufacturers to make and sell Windows 7 business machines beyond the original 31 October cut-off date . The change of plan, spotted by ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley, suggests …

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Feb
11
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Windows Phone 8.1 includes universal apps and lots of feature …

Microsoft has started sharing its Windows Phone 8.1 Software Development Kit (SDK) with developers, and the inevitable leaks have begun. Over on Reddit, one developer has been documenting all of…

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