End of support for Windows 98, Windows Me, and Windows XP Service Pack 1 July 9, 2006Posted by rjdohnert in Tech News.
July 11, 2006 will bring a close to Extended Support for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Me, On October 10, 2006, Microsoft will end all public assisted support for Windows XP Service Pack1 (SP1).
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My Take; Windows XP SP2 will still be covered as will Windows 2000 SP4 and above. If you use Windows 9.x/ME or XP SP1 either upgrade or use a good Firewall with good Antivirus