Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 11th Jun 2010 21:56 UTC
Windows Yes, the day is finally drawing closer: the day Windows XP died. October 22, 2010 will be the final and definitive day for the venerable operating system, since OEMs will no longer be able to pre-load it on netbooks after that day. I might not make myself popular around here with this, but thank god, it's about time that pile of junk is taken behind the shed.
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XP's One Saving Grace
by jrash on Fri 11th Jun 2010 22:25 UTC
jrash
Member since:
2008-10-28

There are drivers for EVERYTHING. PERIOD.


"What do you mean I can't print to my 1970's Xerox printer from Windows 7?"


RIP XP/2000/NT4/NT3.1

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RE: XP's One Saving Grace
by google_ninja on Fri 11th Jun 2010 23:43 in reply to "XP's One Saving Grace"
google_ninja Member since:
2006-02-05

not for about half the hardware on my 2 year old laptop. vista and up only.

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RE[2]: XP's One Saving Grace
by phoenix on Sat 12th Jun 2010 00:03 in reply to "RE: XP's One Saving Grace"
phoenix Member since:
2005-07-11

Yeah, it's finally getting to the point where XP drivers are not being made for new hardware. It's almost easier to find Linux drivers than XP drivers.

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