Approximately 15 percent of enterprise users still have Windows XP running on their networks, down from about 35 percent at the beginning of 2013, according to the latest statistics from cloud-security firm Qualys of Redwood Shores, Calif.
The company estimates less than 7 percent of enterprise users will still be running XP in April.
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I don't know if all 4 changes above are needed - but one of these changes seem to be working on five of our new computers that were putting the Red X on the connected Network drives.Important: If Update Options is missing under Product Information, and the About button is the only option available, you either have a volume license install of Office 2016, or your company is using Group Policy to manage Office updates.Try Microsoft Update to get the latest Office 2016 updates or contact your company help desk.The company's two cash cows - operating systems and the Office productivity suite - are performing well.If you build and maintain Windows 7 PCs, you've probably experienced marathon installs involving hundreds of updates.Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site.If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site. Cyberattackers will be able to target vulnerabilities in Windows XP without fear the flaws will be patched, and there won't be anything users can do to protect themselves besides upgrading to a newer operating system.Experts worry there will be a jump in the number of attacks targeting XP users come April, especially after new flaws in XP are inadvertently revealed by related fixes to Windows Vista, 7 and 8.Try Microsoft Update to get the latest Office 2016 updates or contact your company help desk. If you are looking for updates, Support has ended for Office 2003.To use the newest features and get the most up-to-date security updates, we recommend you buy Office 2016.Built as the back-end database for Microsoft's own Web properties, it's available to the public as an Azure cloud service.The latest Windows 10 preview release adds notifications for incoming calls to Android phones, but Microsoft apologizes that not all testers will get access to the smart videoediting tool, Story Remix.Like millions of others around the world, you may be perfectly happy with your XP system, but it's now time to move on to either Windows 7 or Windows 8. After April 8, Microsoft will no longer release any patches or updates for XP, even if critical bugs are found.