Updating ms windows xp
Access updates to Windows XP2002 Professional by easily downloading Windows XP Service Pack 3.This article was written by the It Still Works team, copy edited and fact checked through a multi-point auditing system, in efforts to ensure our readers only receive the best information.These are special files that, when you double-click them, create Registry entries.To create the file, you'll need to be able to view file extensions, so open Windows Explorer (the file browser) click Tools, Folder Options.This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness.wiki How's Content Management Team carefully monitors the work from our editorial staff to ensure that each article meets our high quality standards. Windows XP is no longer supported by Microsoft as of April 8th, 2014, however the Windows Update service is still able to provide updates from Microsoft if you have installed Service Pack 3 (SP3) which will cause the Update system to become active.Previously called Windows Embedded POSReady, this OS is a special version of Windows XP designed for use in industrial systems, such as cash registers and ATMs.
Go to Start, All programs, System tools and run System Restore.
As discovered on Beta News, tricking your home edition of XP into thinking its Windows Embedded POSReady means you get updates for the next five years.