Joseph Lopez from NJ writes:
I have Windows XP. How can I tell if I can run Windows 8 on my PC?
With the release of Windows 8 many people will be considering upgrading. The system requirements are pretty basic for Windows 8:
But how do you check if your programs and devices are Windows 8 compatible? Microsoft has been hard at work making an upgrade assistant program you can run on your computer to find out if it will support Windows 8.
You can download the Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant by clicking here .
P.S. Windows 8 Pro is discounted until January 31st to $39.99 if you order it online here .