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Extending XP's Life
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* December 19, 2013, 12:12:51 pm
What should you do to maintain your PC security after Microsoft ceases Windows XP support this April ? If you want to continue using XP, here's a good article with tips on securing your XP security, and improving it's performance :

http://windowssecrets.com/top-story/securing-xp-pcs-after-microsoft-drops-support/

Microsoft to add update reminder warnings:
http://www.theverge.com/2014/3/3/5465208/windows-xp-support-pop-up-messages

Most Antivirus programs will support Windows XP for years to follow ;
http://www.av-test.org/en/news/news-single-view/artikel/the-end-is-nigh-for-windows-xp-these-anti-virus-software-products-will-continue-to-protect-xp-after/

Microsoft now extends XP support for Security Essentials to July 2015 ;
http://www.neowin.net/news/mixed-signals-microsoft-extends-windows-xp-security-essentials-support-to-july-2015

If you are on a tight budget and can't afford a new PC, here are solid tips on increasing your old PC's performance ; http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/25773/complete-guide-to-breathing-new-life-into-your-old-pc-or-laptop/

Here's some simple performance tricks that that will increase XP's performance on your old PC without cost ;
http://lanicom.com/Support/XPPerform
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