The Windows XP operating system will exit support April 8, 2014, when Microsoft serves users with their final security updates.
Will Microsoft's or VMWare's solution cost less? Depends on who's doing the math.
Kennethjc17 upgraded his PC to Windows 7, then found that some of his hardware no longer worked. He turned to the Windows forum for help.
Concerned about a slow PC, Davis13 asked the Laptops forum about all the processes that Windows runs.
Wirewire couldn't open Excel spreadsheets by double-clicking them, and turned to the Answer Line forum for help. My answer isn't specific to Excel.
Ddie asked the Windows forum about setting up a second Windows installation for testing purposes without buying a second PC.
When MLStrand56 right-clicks a file in Windows Explorer, the resulting menu is too big for comfort, "due to various programs adding their own items to the menu." The Windows forum offers a solution.
Brewski13 asked the Desktops forum for the best way to diagnose and repair a recurring Blue Screen of Death.
A great Registry and clutter cleaner, System Mechanic Free is useful--but it consumes time and resources itself.
Here's our guide to resetting your Windows password if you don't have access to a previously created password-reset disk.