Start 2016 microsoft not updating xp anymore

2016 microsoft not updating xp anymore

But think about it: This move targets use who know enough to disable Recommended updates, but have also rejected Microsoft’s previous offers.

It introduced a significantly redesigned graphical user interface and was the first version of Windows to use product activation in an effort to reduce its copyright infringement.

In January 2000, shortly prior to the official release of Windows 2000, technology writer Paul Thurrott reported that Microsoft had shelved both Neptune and Odyssey in favor of a new product codenamed Whistler, after Whistler, British Columbia, as many Microsoft employees skied at the Whistler-Blackcomb ski resort.

The goal of Whistler was to unify both the consumer and business-oriented Windows lines under a single, Windows NT platform: Thurrott stated that Neptune had become "a black hole when all the features that were cut from [Windows ME] were simply re-tagged as Neptune features.

First, we’ve already seen what Microsoft’s version of “No” looks like — it looks like this: Microsoft made this change to the Windows 10 GWX application, in a patently obvious attempt to shove more users towards upgrading.