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Windows XP Stayin' Alive
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Lorna Garey
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Lorna Garey,
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7/1/2014 | 4:39:44 PM
Chore Avoidance
I think people just look at an OS upgrade as something between an unpleasant chore (for more technical types) and a terrifying ordeal that could end up with their PC being a doorstop. It just makes sense to upgrade an OS at the same time you buy new hardware, and those systems are presumably working just fine. 

A crashed hard drive or broken display is more likely than security warnings to make people drop XP.
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