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We'll show you how to do that in this article, but first a couple of words of warning.
First, there's no guarantee that this trick will keep working and the loophole could be shut down.
While backups prove very useful in the event of a hard drive failure or other computing disaster, they're also invaluable when the time comes to reinstall or upgrade Windows.
Microsoft pushes near-final build of Windows 10 Anniversary Update Members of the Windows Insider Program can now install build 14383.
With final public release only weeks away, the most interesting feature is one you can't see at all.
After almost 13 years, Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP. One note: if you've got an old version of Norton or Mc Afee from 2003 that came bundled with your aging laptop, uninstall it and install Microsoft Security Essentials (or pay for Kaspersky).
That means that unless you are a major government, no further security updates or patches will be available for the operating system. We've created a checklist: The final "patch Tuesday" (Microsoft's term for security updates) for Windows XP was issued on April 8, 2014. An out-of-date security app is basically like not having any security at all.