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What does the end of Windows XP support mean?

Two weeks from now, Microsoft will discontinue support for Windows XP. The end of support means big changes in the way older systems are maintained and administered. Is your business prepared for when Windows stops receiving security updates and fixes? - Richard Keene IT Computer Support of New York Webmaster and Lead Designer

By |2019-02-04T02:36:04+00:00March 26th, 2014|System Security, Uncategorized, Windows 7, Windows 8|Comments Off on What does the end of Windows XP support mean?

Windows XP usage drops to an all-time low

Four months from now, Windows XP will no longer be supported by Microsoft.  Despite the impending cutoff date, XP had still managed to maintain the majority share of users around the world throughout 2013.  However, new numbers released on January 2nd show that that has finally started to change and Windows XP has now fallen [...]

By |2019-02-04T02:38:33+00:00January 8th, 2014|Business Management, Uncategorized, Windows 7|Comments Off on Windows XP usage drops to an all-time low

Windows 8: The Unwanted OS

Windows 8 has a tough road to follow.  The operating system is set to make the biggest interface redesign and user experience changes since the early days of Windows 95.  Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer describes Windows 8 as the “deepest, broadest and most impactful” operating system the company has made to date. Ballmer also predicts [...]

By |2019-02-04T02:38:40+00:00May 23rd, 2012|Microsoft, Uncategorized, Windows 7|Comments Off on Windows 8: The Unwanted OS

Dell Drops Windows XP

Windows XP as an operating system platform has been on its last legs for a couple years now but many of the big PC distributers have continued to enable it.  Dell, one of the top three PC manufactures in the world is about to change that with their new policy to stop selling PCs downgraded [...]

By |2019-02-04T02:36:29+00:00September 8th, 2010|Uncategorized, Windows 7|Comments Off on Dell Drops Windows XP

Usability Changes in Windows 7

With Windows 7 planned for launch later this year it’s a good time to take a look at some of the changes you can expect from the new operating system. The first thing most people are interested in is whether or not Windows 7 is faster than the resource wasteful Vista. From early test the [...]

By |2019-02-04T02:36:33+00:00January 5th, 2009|Microsoft Windows 7, Uncategorized, Windows 7|Comments Off on Usability Changes in Windows 7

Is Microsoft Jumping the Gun with Windows 7?

When Windows Vista was released three years ago it was heralded as the second coming of operating systems but instead it was met almost universally with scorn. Since then, however, many people have begun to adapt and even accept Vista as a viable upgrade from windows XP. It’s not surprising that Microsoft was eager to [...]

By |2008-11-10T16:39:00+00:00November 10th, 2008|Uncategorized, Vista Upgrade, Windows 7|Comments Off on Is Microsoft Jumping the Gun with Windows 7?