For over 12 years Microsoft has been supporting Windows XP. Sadly, the day has come where new innovations must take place. Windows XP is thus kicked out the door to make room for those innovations. After April 8th, there will no longer be technical assistance available to Windows XP users. Microsoft will stop providing Microsoft Security Essentials for download, and updates will no longer be available.
Your computer will continue to work if you have Windows XP, but your computer will be at higher security risk for viruses and as updates are made for hardware and software, you will find that many of the newer apps will not work for Windows XP.
How do you stay protected and up to date? All you have to do is either upgrade your current PC or get a new PC.
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