Windows XPÂ is aÂ personal computerÂ operating systemÂ produced byÂ MicrosoftÂ as part of theÂ Windows NTÂ family of operating systems. Initially released in October 2001, there were three service packs these released forÂ Windows XP, containing various bug fixes and the addition of certain features. EachÂ service packÂ is a superseded all previous service packs and patches so that only the latest service pack needs to be installed, and also includes new revisions. These service packs had different minimum requirements for installation onto the target machine.Â Windows XPÂ was the most widely used operating systems up until 2012. For a professional and reliable answers regarding Windows XP.
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Advantages Of Windows XP:
- Windows XPÂ is a very fast and easy to useÂ operating system. As a multitasking operating system it allows the users to switch between differentÂ applicationsÂ and resume working with other applications even if one of the applications has stopped working suddenly. The boot process is so quick that within seconds the applications become useable. The second major advantage ofÂ XPÂ is its quick delete function. Previously it would take a long time deleting files because users had to wait endlessly till each file was deleted. But with XP, the quick action of deleting takes place by clearing theÂ NTFSÂ (New Technology File System) trees. Its Ctrl+Alt+Del functionality implies that whenever the Internet browser hangs up.Automatic updates toÂ XPÂ take place without delay in a time-bound manner and they do not interfere withÂ browsingÂ activity. Thinking of opting for aÂ Windows XP re-installation? Call us now for free quote and impartial advice as to which system would be ideal for you. CallÂ 0191 501 6705. XP also presents an error notification report as whenever there is a problem an error report is sent toÂ MicrosoftÂ for solution investigation thus preventing any system hang.
- Windows XPÂ is formulated in such a way that it has a universal hardware support done by vendors.
- XP runs on almost every computer withÂ AMDÂ or anÂ Intel processor.
Disadvantages Of Windows XP
The only real disadvantage of the Windows XP isÂ security. Microsoftâ€™s discontinued security updates for XP, rendering it vulnerable to new virus and spyware attacks. The operating system is, therefore, unsafe for critical applications such as online banking. Also, the physical software is becoming difficult to find, althoughÂ MicrosoftÂ still sells a user a license and activatesÂ XPÂ upon request. What Microsoft does not do is provide an easy solution for removing newer operating systems so that they can be replaced with XP.
Why upgrade to windows 7?
Arthur Polski had a computer withÂ Windows XP. He has just started to shop online but was concerned about fraud. Being an OAP he is concerned about upgrading to the latest version ofÂ WindowsÂ as this is very unfamiliar territory and if he buys a new computer he will be forced to change. Arthur calledÂ Sunderland Pc RepairÂ on 0191 5016705Â for free and impartial advice for his predicament.Â If you donâ€™t want to turn your PC into aÂ malwareÂ \Â spywareÂ magnet, you have toÂ stop usingÂ Windows XP. Itâ€™s just not safe anymore. Short of buying a new computer, your only real options are toÂ replace XPÂ withÂ Windows 7,Â Windows 8, or Linux. Dorothy going to concentrate here on upgrading Â Windows 7. It has less of a learning curve than Windows 8 or Linux. Once upgraded, Arthur found his old machine was in perfect working order, and thatÂ Windows 7Â had no real difference fromÂ XPÂ apart from the better looking user Interface.