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85% of Windows XP Users Don’t Plan On Upgrading

Apr 14th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog | 0 Comment

85% of Windows XP Users Don’t Plan On Upgrading

In Microsoft’s perfect world, every existing Windows XP user ditched the decade-old operating system before April 8, 2014, and purchased Windows 8 licenses. Unfortunately, in the real world, nothing like that actually happened. Approximately 20% of the known universe was still using Windows XP on April 8, 2014 and millions are still using it today. That means millions of innocent PC user a

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5 Cool Things to Do With Your Old Windows XP PC

Apr 10th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

5 Cool Things to Do With Your Old Windows XP PC

Windows XP is dead and gone and most smart PC users have disconnected their old computers. Of course, not everybody has disconnected their Windows XP PC. And not everybody wants to throw an old computer into the trash. With that in mind, there are a number of cool things you can do with your old Windows XP PC without exposing it to vulnerabilities: 5) Use it as an offline computer There ar

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The Best Ways to Transfer Data from a Windows XP PC to a New PC

Apr 8th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

The Best Ways to Transfer Data from a Windows XP PC to a New PC

If you’re one of millions of PC users who were left out in the cold by Microsoft after April 8, 2014, then you may be looking for an easy way to upgrade. Upgrading a PC isn’t as hard as you might think. Upgrading to a brand new PC is easy, and upgrading to a new PC while keeping all your data is only a little bit harder. Today, I’m going to show you the best ways to upgrade your Window

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Windows XP Isn’t Dead for Everyone After April 8 2014

Apr 4th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Windows XP Isn’t Dead for Everyone After April 8 2014

April 8, 2014 was the final day of life for Windows XP. From that date forward, the operating system will be exceptionally vulnerable to attacks and viruses. If you’re still reading this on a Windows XP machine after April 8, 2014, then you need to upgrade your OS as soon as possible. Not next week, not in a few days – now! You’re putting yourself at risk of identity theft and other major

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How to Choose a Computer to Replace Windows XP

Apr 3rd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

How to Choose a Computer to Replace Windows XP

Windows XP is dead. After April 8, 2014, Windows XP no longer receives security updates from Microsoft. That means users are highly susceptible to zero day attacks, browser hijackings, and countless other security issues. There’s no good way to fix this problem: you just have to buy a new Windows XP PC. Today, I’m going to tell you how to choose the best PC to replace your old Windows XP

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Who Will Still Use Windows XP After April 2014? Unfortunately, 95% of ATMs

Mar 23rd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Who Will Still Use Windows XP After April 2014? Unfortunately, 95% of ATMs

April 8, 2014 is the death date for Windows XP. As you may already know, Microsoft is ending its support for Windows XP on that date, which opens the OS to a dangerous range of hackers, cybercriminals, malware attacks, and other problems. That means that nobody in their right minds should be using Windows XP after April 8, 2014. Unfortunately, Windows XP continues to be one of the world’s

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Still Using Windows XP? Microsoft Wants to Pay You $50 to Switch

Mar 21st 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Still Using Windows XP? Microsoft Wants to Pay You $50 to Switch

On April 8, 2014, Windows XP will effectively die. Unfortunately, there are still millions of people around the world using Windows XP PCs every single day. These people are about to be exposed to zero-day attacks and a never-ending series of viruses, malware, and identify theft complaints. Want to avoid all of these problems? Microsoft wants to help. Microsoft recently announced a Window

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Microsoft About to Release Last Security Patch for Windows XP

Mar 11th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Microsoft About to Release Last Security Patch for Windows XP

If you’re the type of person to get emotional over the death of an operating system, then prepare to shed a few tears over the coming weeks. On April 8, 2014 – less than a month from now – Windows XP will receive its last patch. That means no more Patch Tuesday security updates and no more software improvements or fixes. More importantly, that means open season on all existing Windows

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How to Easily Check If You’re Running Windows XP

Mar 7th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

How to Easily Check If You’re Running Windows XP

If you’re reading this article, then I assume you’re a competent PC user. After all, you’ve managed to open a website, click on various links, and end up at this article. Good for you. Most competent PC users know which operating system they’re currently running. However, there is a small minority of users who have no idea which operating system they’re currently running. That

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How to Quickly and Easily Upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 7 or Windows 8

Feb 11th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Uncategorized | 0 Comment

How to Quickly and Easily Upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 7 or Windows 8

Like it or not, Windows 8 is here to stay. And like it or not, you really shouldn’t use Windows XP after April 2014. So what’s a lazy person like you to do? Upgrade to Windows 7 or Windows 8, of course! Are you looking for the quickest and simplest way to upgrade to a new operating system? Today, we’re going to show you exactly how to upgrade to Microsoft’s newest operating systems as e

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