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04.07.14

Windows XP Will Die Today, New Articles Advise Users to Move to GNU/Linux

Posted in News Roundup at 3:59 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

  • What can you do after Windows XP loses support?

    Before installing a Linux system even in a dual boot install, make sure you back up all your files in case something goes wrong! There are many different versions of Linux. I have one computer with a recent version of Ubuntu, which is one of the more popular versions of Linux.

  • The Unexpected Present from Microsoft

    Microsoft will stop supporting Windows XP in a week’s time, on the 8th of April 2014. The number of users who still use Windows XP is astonishing. Let’s be honest – XP was the best and the most stable of all the releases of that Redmond corporation.

  • R.I.P. Windows XP 2001-2014. What can you do now?

    There is an alternative to tossing your computer or paying for expensive upgrades. The solution I’ve been talking about for at least a decade is to make the switch to a GNU/Linux operating system. Now, you’ve got a reason to make that switch and it’s never been easier.

  • Win XP usage down but not out as support cutoff deadline looms

    Windows XP usage on the web is decreasing as the venerable operating system edges ever closer towards its “end of life” from Microsoft support next week.

  • More INQUIRER readers will switch from Windows XP to Linux than to Windows 8

    MORE INQUIRER READERS that have Windows XP will switch to Linux than Windows 8 when support for Windows XP ends next week.

    In The INQUIRER’s recent poll we asked, “Which operating system will you use after Windows XP support ends on 8 April?”

    One third will move to Windows 7, which according to latest Net Applications figures still has nearly half of the PC market.

  • Windows XP Is Almost Dead, Here Are 3 Linux Alternatives

    The support for Windows XP is ending on April 8 and the operating system from Microsoft will be slowly killed and suffocated by viruses and malware. It’s conceivable that some of those users will chose a Linux OS and everybody know that they are hundreds of options.

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