Windows support cycles typically last ten years. and I loathe XP at this point. Why must a software company be 100% liable for something the user did? Forget about hackers breaking in, microsoft will be the one stealing info from you! (try doing a search in your local intranet zone, or viewing a movie on Windows Media player
its bull crap as my Mom makes them and they are Very well done and they kept her busy. It took down his entire ISP for a couple hours, and his server for a couple of days. Switching off IE prevents all automaticly installing spyware. Reply Chris L. https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2014/04/memory-lane-before-everyone-loved-windows-xp-they-hated-it/
how old is your computer? Loading... The family computer as home is 100% upto date and virus free. LIS333 replied Mar 17, 2017 at 10:06 PM Windows boot up issue chitownbob replied Mar 17, 2017 at 9:57 PM Replace Vista with Windows 7?
Jeremy Reimer (then going by the moniker Lord Baldrick) expected a "huge" backlash, betting that Microsoft would back down in the long run. The biggest problem with Windows XP was that it was Microsoft's first operating system to feature Product Activation, the licensing system that tied product keys to hardware fingerprints. And most of all they give you no reasonable control over your own hard drive space, even the document space!! Close Biz & IT Tech Science Policy Cars Gaming & Culture Forums Navigate Videos Features Reviews Ars Approved RSS Feeds Mobile Site About Ars Staff Directory Contact Us Advertise with Ars
sweetcheekies, Aug 13, 2002 #5 rawmeat Joined: May 17, 1999 Messages: 1,052 The XP installation will prompt you as to how to format the partition. warning.Click to expand... any one with any ideas? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/3832-45-windows-sucks-hard-truth Reply Ben April 3, 2014 at 9:56 am # People hate on 8.1 so much, but I really can't seem to find their issues.
and I truly use those alot. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! flavallee replied Mar 17, 2017 at 9:35 PM Chrome unusable, overrun with ads askey127 replied Mar 17, 2017 at 8:38 PM Games Stutters After A... And I am proud to have one of my many, many, utterly wrong predictions from that era to be immortalized. 22111 posts | registered Sep 10, 2000 Peter Bright Peter is
solved Best GPU for a Dual Booting Windows 7 (or 10) and XP computer solved Unable to reformat Windows XP on Presario V2000 XP net sucks solved Old skool messup.. additional hints Ive used it alot in my business and I hate it. So whether you want to take things slow and switch to Windows 7, or be bold and take a leap into Windows 8, Newegg has you covered! Throughout the 00's it was the one to have, especially when Vista clunked its way into existence!
solved Dell Windows XP disc solved Good graphics card for Windows XP 64-bit solved Windows xp key With windows vista? It sort of like blaming a car manufacturer for your dead car at 80,000 miles when you don't do any preventative maintenance. Reply What do you think? I think that MS and these users should hold an equal share of the blame, MS should tighten things up, and users should make as much effort to learn how to
That's a fact of evolving technology and we can't get around that. I am running windows 98Se and IE5.5 First things first.. It is not spyware free since I have not been home ot run adware on it. Get Windows 2000 Pro for games, and Slackware Linux 8+ for everything else.
It appears that each version suffers a peak of hatred which gradually trails off over a period of months and years. whatevaAug 8, 2010, 10:55 AM ok,Windows XP sucks because it's SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO slow and it deleted ALL my things on it ,i just wanna throw it outside the window and nuke it For instance programs associated with Networks, that don't need to be installed on standalone.
I found this screenshot from the New Posts page a little funny. marx4000 4,773 views 4:30 How to Run Windows XP on Android - Duration: 3:52. If anything, the graphs show just how fickle computer users can be -- what's hated today could be loved tomorrow. Exactly like windows XP and 7 and nothing like windows 8.
The operating system was also more secure because it was built upon the Windows NT kernel and users were required to activate the OS with a product activation key. Seriously if you thought Microsoft sucked before, don't buy this version of Windows. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... XP has it's bugs, but they are continually working them out and XP will be the most supported OS in the future.
XP is now unsupported. Computing Forever 8,814 views 2:25 Windows Xp Parody - Duration: 1:14. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply wrldwzrd89, Nov 18, 2004 wrldwzrd89 macrumors G5 Joined: Jun 6, 2003 Location: Solon, OH #15 My biggest beef I have about had it with this damn puter.
To me it is like Gibbs trying to build a boat with playskool plastic tools. I will grant that some configurations are weird now, but weird is not bad. Loading... now i have tried it in safe mode with just a normal scan or a thorough scan and no matter which one I do it get either one of those errors.
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Toe, Nov 18, 2004 Toe macrumors 65816 Joined: Mar 25, 2002 #17 edesignuk said: Whatever you think, there Thread Status: Not open for further replies. You should be able to create a second partition, either within XP or with PartitionMagic and move all your data and favorites etc. Everyone is just going to use windows 7 now.
View all posts by Ivan Barajas → software Newegg Launches GameCrate: A New Website Dedicated to Gaming Patent Trolls Fold Like a Cheap Suit When They Face Newegg 22 Responses to I used Windows 7 for a number of years and it easily replaced XP, once I got over the initial differences and ways of doing things. The vast majority of Windows users think their monitor is their computer, and their computer is their hard drive. Have no problems IrishGuevara32, May 12, 2002 #13 Cactus Jack Death Knight of Northrend Registered Senior Member Messages: 816 Windows ME is disgustingly bad.
I have no viruses, and no ad/spy/mal-ware.