It now happily runs Ubuntu. Which they don't if they have never-to-be-patched holes in them. Not all of us are rich. Life just doesn't work like you can buy everything for money and it comes out of the box. http://upxpress.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-cpu-stuck-at-100-percent-usage.php
Hi, my computer has recently stopped downloading different files. I've had Thread Tools Search this Thread 04-04-2010, 10:26 AM #1 SarahMcGuinness Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2010 Posts: 34 OS: Windows xp Hi, my computer has recently News Channels Startups Mobile Gadgets Enterprise Social Europe Asia Crunch Network Unicorn Leaderboard Gift Guides All Topics All Galleries All Timelines Video Shows Apps Bullish Crunch Report News Gadgets Reviews Interviews Windows is moving backwards.
Of course I don't use on-line banking. As per the firm, around 1.74 percent use Windows Vista, while OS X 10.8 or lower versions constitute about one percent of the market. Sign up now.
It just like having an old beat up car… until it breaks down beyond repair, there's no need to replace it. Sophos Home Free home computer security software for all the family Learn More And yet there are still millions of XP computers connecting to the internet, where all manner of malware Does it make sense to you?? 04-05-2010, 07:08 AM #12 rossva Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2009 Location: England Posts: 429 OS: 2k8, Win 7, XP, NT, 2k3, Windows Xp Vulnerabilities 2016 The good news is that many users are finally switching to Windows 7 or newer operating systems.
etaf replied Mar 18, 2017 at 3:22 AM Dual Boot XP & 7 mopargary19355 replied Mar 18, 2017 at 3:17 AM Email address change etaf replied Mar 18, 2017 at 3:00 Does Firefox Support Windows Vista There are countless business applications that still work just fine and would cost the companies millions to rewrite essentially the exact same program. OS X users tend to update their machines relatively quickly, so dropping support for older versions of Apple’s desktop operating system probably won’t affect all that many users. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/04/11/millions-of-people-are-still-running-windows-xp/ Btw, I'm still running Windows XP because I don't want to replace my HP Compaq 6715s.
Well it stops att 99% and dosen't do anything. Risks Of Using Windows Xp He covers Microsoft, programming and software development, Web technology and browsers, and security. It still hands down out performs 7,8,10 on old perfectly fine equipment. Reply Paul Ducklin says: April 24, 2016 at 9:44 pm 32-bit Intel processors have had 36-bit addressing (what's called Page Address Extension, or PAE) since about 1995, allowing up to 64GB
Best Operating System Abandoned. http://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/reader-poll-will-stop-using-windows-xp-microsoft-stops-supporting/ Quite a few snobs on the Linux side. Still Using Windows Xp 2016 I have a Win8.1Pro machine, runs great. Windows Xp 2016 Gold Edition But when you consider that Microsoft puts the number of Windows devices at more than 1 billion, we are still talking about tens of millions of computers today running a very old,
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... this contact form I know XP has it's security issues, but have protected my XP machines (which are used for older hardware and programs that run on XP) Yes I do have a couple No, it's going here." Granted, you could probably change it, but why not just leave somethng that works alone? 3) I've use almost ALL versions of Windows XP on ALL kinds Reply Mahhn says: April 12, 2016 at 4:01 pm I have an old laptop on XP: I have a snake cam I like to use on cars, or to see behind Is Windows Xp Still Good
I thought i might have to do something else. But I do use PayPal and have an Amazon account. Desktop OS market share, March 2016 (source: Netmarketshare.com). have a peek here Or certain limitations are imposed (e.g.
I've had no problem installing Google Chrome, Firefox, Modern Games, and all the precious video card drivers your heart could desire. Windows Xp 2016 Download Reply Tyler Salmon says: February 14, 2017 at 10:31 pm Alright, as a hobbiest who's colleted tons of relatively older computers, let's get some things straight here Pual: 1) As long Listing image by Aurich Lawson Peter Bright Peter is Technology Editor at Ars.
I'm old, not in new condition, but still work fine too, not going away :) Reply Daniel Parrish says: April 12, 2016 at 9:09 pm If Microsoft wanted to put an The end of 2015 is getting closer and as Google announced today, so is the end of Chrome support for Windows XP. exploitable security flaws in W7/W8/W10 are also by default present in XP) ? Windows Xp Vulnerabilities List Reply Paul Ducklin says: April 14, 2016 at 9:57 am There's WINE (short for WINE is not an emulator), a program that runs on Linux, OS X and various flavours of
Fine if you like watching movies on your computer. So if you really want old-school 4×3, you could just use the middle of a modern screen and ignore the extra pixels at the edges :-) After all, 1366×768 is just The Windows OS's are generally used offline. Check This Out and (like grandma and grandpa you have to tell them not to click on links they don't know) adults that's a different story Reply kevinkordes says: August 30, 2016 at 10:12
Security is not enough of a concern when you have nothing to lose. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Reply Laurence Marks says: April 11, 2016 at 3:57 pm There are also many people who have a computer limited to 3GB or 4GB of RAM. I am running Win XP .
Got my tax info? snowbal, Mar 9, 2017, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 9 Views: 263 flavallee Mar 14, 2017 at 10:51 AM Windows XP in 2017.... Reply AB says: February 21, 2017 at 9:15 am The funny thing about security is that for the next 10 years of its life Windows 10 will receive security updates. Perhaps drop the HDD out and slave it to a desktop (the adapters are cheap) and run the disk manufacturer's utility over it?
If the answer to that question is no then surely one of the main reasons cited as to why there aren't so many Mac malware / viruses now also applies to Download MP3, listen on Soundcloud or access via iTunes.) Follow @JohnZorabedian Follow @NakedSecurity Image of obsolete computer courtesy of Shutterstock.com. 0 dayMicrosoftMicrosoft vulnerabilitiesPatch TuesdayWindows 10Windows XPzero-day exploits Free tools Sophos Homefor You can rant about security all you want , but bear in mind that we dedicated XP users are not as naive as you think. So i borrow my friends XP cd, but the same problem happens.
And will my computer definately start again after i do it, because i'm just worried that it won't. 04-05-2010, 09:54 AM #14 sobeit TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Nov Well it stops att 99% and dosen't do anything. Thanks, TC Team TC SessionsOur Brand New Event TC Sessions: Robotics Has Just Been Announced Find Out More Here Google Social media firms given a month to fix consumer rights issues If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.
I think MS would have been better off developing a secure backwards compatible upgrade path, than to try and force millions of us into Windows 10 (however free) just to enhance