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What’s Up With My Microsoft Notification That Support Is Ending?

Saturday, April 5th, 2014 by | Filed Under: Quick Tips

Jacki writes:

I am wondering about this thing from Microsoft notifying you support for your version of Windows is ending by April 8th and you might not be able to run the current version on your old computer. Do I have to run out & buy a whole new upgraded computer or what? Could you please tell me the best options there.

This is a topic we’ve covered in-depth over the past year, so we’ve got plenty of information for you,  Click here and here to read articles that have a lot of information about the end of security support for Windows XP and the best options for you.

~ Cynthia

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4 Responses to “What’s Up With My Microsoft Notification That Support Is Ending?”

  1. dmd3 says:

    Hard to believe that MS would anger so many faithful users (purchasers); I don’t care how you justify it. Be warned, this is not the last time they’ll do this. Windows 7 is coming up, and windows 8 shortly after that. They aren’t concerned with your costs, just their own pockets. I’m dumping MS for Apple.

    • cynthia says:

      Windows 7 will be supported until 2020.

    • JB says:

      Hard to believe that someone would “dump[] MS for Apple” solely because a 13 YEAR OLD operating system isn’t being supported anymore.

      Darn it! Why isn’t CP/M continuing to update forever?! I’m going with Coleco Adam!

  2. Jacki says:

    Thank you for printing this in your news letter…appreciate it! =)

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