Guys here is the bad news if you are using Windows 2000 or XP SP2 or Vista RTM ,your PC will no longer receive security update as Microsoft ending the support for them.Microsoft asking users now either to upgrade to Windows 7 or install latest service packs for XP SP2 and Vista RTM PCs using Windows update.
- If you are using Windows Vista (RTM or SP0) use Windows update to install latest service pack i.e SP2.Support for Windows Vista RTM will end on April 13th, 2010.
- On July 13th, 2010 all versions of Windows 2000 and Windows XP SP2 will reach end of support.
Options available to these users are
- Move to Windows 7 or install latest service pack, SP3 for XP.
- Windows 2000 users need to move to Windows 7.
Your Windows PC can still run then but without security updates.
- Why Windows “7”?
- It’s Official, IE8 is the World’s Most Used Browser
- Microsoft: PCs Running Expired Windows 7 RC Will Shutdown Automatically from March 1st
- Microsoft Office 2010 Minimum System Requirements
- Microsoft Created New Help Site to Install, Reinstall and Uninstall Windows 7/Vista/XP