Online Retailers cashing on Windows XP

The various flavours of Windows XP Operating system still rank amongst the best selling software of Amazon and others, clearly showing that there is life in the soon to be retired, venerable OS.It also underpins Microsoft's curious move to release Windows XP SP3 shortly after Windows Vista SP1 and just before the company's official deadline […]

The various flavours of Windows XP Operating system still rank amongst the best selling software of Amazon and others, clearly showing that there is life in the soon to be retired, venerable OS.

It also underpins Microsoft's curious move to release Windows XP SP3 shortly after Windows Vista SP1 and just before the company's official deadline for ending XP's commercial life.

XP SP3 might be a catalyst to for a last-ditch rush by small and medium entreprises and individuals, who unlike bigger companies, won't be able to downgrade their Vista PC to WIndows XP; to the great satisfaction of e-tailers and Microsoft.

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