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XP, Gates to be partially wiped out on June 30th

Posted June 17, 2008 by admin in News

Although XP will disappear as an option for most computer buyers, the operating system will live on in several key ways.

? XP will be available on PCs from smaller computer makers known as “system builders” until January 31, 2009.

? XP will be available for so-called ultra-low-cost-PCs until June 30, 2010.

? The low-end Windows XP Starter Edition will continue to be available in emerging markets until June 30, 2010.

? Microsoft is not ending support for Windows XP. Mainstream support continues until 2009, while extended support is not due to end until April 2014.


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