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About Windows XP Home Edition

Although Windows XP was originally released by Microsoft in 2001, some people prefer it to newer operating systems because of the interface layout and user capabilities, among other things. Browse through the large inventory on eBay and get the Windows XP Home Edition system for your computer. This version features several upgrades over Windows 2000 Professional, the prior operating system. One of them is the ability to switch quickly between users, which is helpful if several people in your household share one computer. The login process is simpler than on previous operating systems as well. You can get the full version for a desktop computer or notebook. Some are made specifically for particular computer brands, such as Dell. Upgrade disks are also available. Microsoft no longer offers support for Windows XP Home Edition, so you may not want to take security risks by using a computer with this operating system online. Still, there are many loyal XP users who continue to use the system for home networking, and you may find that it is ideal for your specific work or leisure purposes.