How to: Transition from Windows XP
IT’S been more than 11 years since Windows XP launched into stores to huge queues and the strains of The Rolling Stones’ Start Me Up. Back then, computers looked like beige boxes and multi-tasking meant having a screen crowded with grey boxes. But Microsoft is poised to pull the plug on its game-changing operating system, starting the countdown to the end of Windows XP support. A guide to what users can expect is below.