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Posts Tagged ‘End of XP’



A new survey shows that many people using XP say they were unaware Microsoft was ending security support. Continue reading

Can I Get Anti-Virus For Linux Mint?

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Terri wants to know what type of anti-virus she needs for her Linux Mint operating system. Continue reading

XP Security Update: Was It Real?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Terry is wondering if an XP update notice he received is the real thing. Continue reading

Is XP Safe Just To Update Software?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Nancy wants to know if it’s safe to take her XP computer online just to update software. Continue reading

Becky wants to know if the end of support for XP will affect her Windows 7 computer. Continue reading

Windows Upgrade Options For XP Users

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

What’s your best upgrade option from XP? We compare Windows 7 and 8. Continue reading

Jacki has a notification that support for her version of Windows is ending and she wants to know what her options are. Continue reading

In The News 04-05-2014

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

In The News 04-05-2014: Windows XP is still on nearly 30% of desktops, Twitter allows photo tags and the first case of WhatsAppitis is diagnosed. Continue reading

Why Did Microsoft Let XP Go On So Long?

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Lloyd wants to know why Microsoft continued to support XP so long, since it has more security issues than newer operating systems. Continue reading

Learn how to run Ubuntu and Windows on the same computer in four easy steps. This is a great solution for those who don’t want to part with XP. Continue reading

Should I Block XP Users?

Monday, March 31st, 2014

With the end of XP security support, Brian wants to know if he should block e-mails from friends using XP. Continue reading

Can a Kindle Fire make up for an XP computer not being able to go online for security purposes? Continue reading

In The News 03-28-2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

In The News for 3-28-2014: Sprint expands LTE service, Microsoft offers $50 bucks to switch from XP and YouTube plans kid-friendly channel. Continue reading

XP computers are 6 times more likely to be attacked than Windows 7 machines. The CEO of AVAST Security issues a warning about the dangers of using XP. Continue reading

XP – Don’t Shoot The Messenger

Monday, March 24th, 2014

We get a lot of angry letters from people who aren’t planning on giving up XP. Continue reading

End Of XP: What Do I Do?

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

Alisa is not happy with any of her options as support for XP comes to an end. We try to find the least painful solution for her situation. Continue reading

Can I Upgrade From XP On My Own?

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Olive wants to know if she has everything in place to upgrade from XP to Windows 7 or should she call in a pro? Continue reading

Does Ubuntu Have A Firewall?

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Joyce wants to know if Linux Ubuntu offers a firewall. We explain in a quick tip. Continue reading

End Of XP: Don’t Be Flip About It

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Pat thinks we don’t get how serious the end of XP support is for XP users. We explain why we’re being pretty blunt about he situation and what the options are. Continue reading

Is A Chromebook A Good XP Replacement?

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Can XP be replaced with the Chrome operating system? It depends on what you mean by replaced. Continue reading

Ninety-five percent of ATMs are still running XP. So will Microsoft extend support? Continue reading

Microsoft has a stern warning for Security Essentials users still running XP. Continue reading

Am I Running XP?

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Learn the quickest way to find out if you’re running Windows XP. Continue reading

If I Remove Browsers, Can I Keep XP?

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Vivienne wants to know if she can keep using XP offline. We break down the rules she must follow. Continue reading

Running a Dual Boot with Ubuntu and XP

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

A way to safely run XP without losing your Internet access. How a dual-boot with Ubuntu makes it possible. Continue reading

The Most Important Tech Tip Of All

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

What’s the most important tech tip of all? Samantha says she’s not tech-savvy, find out why we say she actually has the most important tech skill out there. Continue reading

Jim wants to know why Microsoft won’t just give security software companies all the knowledge they need to defend XP. Continue reading

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