Windows 7 RTM — a detailed look and final verdict

Now that Microsoft's Windows 7 has reached the release to manufacturing (RTM) stage, it's time to take a close look at all the features of the upcoming operating system.You might think that, because

Published on: August 18th, 2009 Preston Gralla

Windows XP SP3 devastates some PCs with endless reboots

Installing Windows XP Service Pack 3 sends some PCs into an endless series of reboots, according to posts to a Microsoft support forum. Jesper Johansson, a former program manager for security policy at

Published on: May 12th, 2008 Gregg Keizer

SP3 is out – consider upgrade to Vista, says analyst

With Microsoft releasing the final planned service pack for Windows XP it might be time for IT managers to once again consider making the inevitable migration to Windows Vista, says an analyst.Microsoft's week-long

Published on: May 8th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Everything you need to know before upgrading to Windows XP SP3

After a week-long delay to take care of a last-minute compatibility bug, Microsoft Tuesday gave the green light to Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3). The service pack, undoubtedly the last for the

Published on: May 8th, 2008 Gregg Keizer