Windows XP End of Support Countdown Gadget; Tips to Move to Windows 7

Are you looking to get off Windows XP? Use this handy gadget to count down the number of days until Windows XP End of Support (EOS) in 2014. As of April 21st, 2011 there is exactly 1082 days till Windows XP End Of Support.Here're 10 ways to help you:We dove deep into that topic during […]

Are you looking to get off Windows XP? Use this handy gadget to count down the number of days until Windows XP End of Support (EOS) in 2014. As of April 21st, 2011 there is exactly 1082 days till Windows XP End Of Support.

XP EOS countdown gadget

Here're 10 ways to help you:

  1. We dove deep into that topic during our most recent Virtual Roundtable, "Is XP Good Enough? Really?". Check out the virtual roundtable to hear common issues and solutions around moving off XP.
  2. Test your skills at deploying Windows 7 in the Deployment Learning Portal.
  3. Check out the free Springboard Series Tour which'll show Office 365, Windows Intune, Office 2010 and the latest Windows deployment techniques.
  4. Check out the Windows deployment sessions at TechEd in Atlanta.
  5. Become a Springboard Series Insider and get monthly tips and tricks on Windows, Office and IE.
  6. Check out Springboard Zone for Office, Internet Explorer, Windows Intune, MDOP and Desktop Virtualization.
  7. Watch for local events from STEP (Springboard Technical Experts Program) members in your local city worldwide.
  8. Before you begin to deploy Windows 7, download the Windows 7 90-day Trial and get started testing your apps and hardware.
  9. Download the Windows XP EOS Gadget (available soon in 10 languages) and see the countdown for yourself!

[Via: Springboard Series blog]