Linked by Howard Fosdick on Wed 28th Nov 2012 01:24 UTC
Windows The clock is ticking for XP users, with Microsoft ending support with its final security update after 11 years on April 8, 2014. Netmarketshare's desktop browser statistics show 40% of users are still using XP, totalling about 500 million users (versus Windows 7 at 45% and Vista at 6%). Gartner and Forrester analysts predict that 10% to 20% of enterprise PCs will be running XP after April 2014. Options for companies include: speed up XP conversions, sign up for Microsoft's Custom Support Program for after-retirement support, and add a supported browser to XP to replace unsupported IE8.
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RE[5]: XP x64
by Morgan on Fri 30th Nov 2012 18:33 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: XP x64"
Morgan
Member since:
2005-06-29

Okay, so how else should I represent the middle years of the first decade of the current century then? I really doubt anyone else was confused by what I wrote.

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RE[6]: XP x64
by zima on Fri 30th Nov 2012 21:10 in reply to "RE[5]: XP x64"
zima Member since:
2005-07-06

Mid-noughties? ;)

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RE[7]: XP x64
by Morgan on Sat 1st Dec 2012 02:40 in reply to "RE[6]: XP x64"
Morgan Member since:
2005-06-29

No, they were definitely very naughty.

Wait...

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