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#1 Smith-12-shane

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Posted 24 July 2018 - 06:45 AM

Hello everyone, i just wanted to know is whether xp windows is still effective these days, or other windows are much reliable?



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Posted 24 July 2018 - 10:51 AM

Windows XP was dropped from even extended support by Microsoft on April 14, 2009, almost 10 years ago.

 

That tells you everything you need to know about the suitability of using Windows XP as a "general purpose" OS involving any connections to cyberspace.  Using unsupported OSes, particularly those years and years out of support, is never a good idea.


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Posted 24 July 2018 - 11:17 AM

No never use XP in the modern age of the net.

Now in terms of reliable... well

 

Windows 7 is almost dead

Windows 8 sucks

Windows 8.1 is okay but not much better than 8

Windows 10 is actually pretty decent though I have my issues with it

 

There is also linux to consider as a alternative to XP


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