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Microsoft is ending its support for the 12-year-old Windows XP software Tuesday.
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April 8, 2014 Microsoft support for Windows XP stops Tuesday. If you're still using the 12-year-old operating system — an estimated quarter of PC users still run XP — here are some tips to get through an upgrade.
A man walks past a Microsoft billboard featuring Windows XP in November 2001 in Beijing.
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January 24, 2014 Microsoft will stop supporting Windows XP in April. But the company faces a challenge as it herds its users away from the 12-year-old operating system: With so many computing options on the market, customers leaving XP behind might end up turning their backs to Microsoft, too.
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