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 Post subject: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Mon Feb 29, 2016 7:49 pm 
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Effective April 2016, Google Chrome will no longer be updated if it's installed on XP or Vista. At least there's still Mozilla Firefox, but...


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Mon Feb 29, 2016 8:47 pm 
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Fortunately Mozilla will continue to support Firefox on XP, at least for the time being: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1071898


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Mon Feb 29, 2016 9:36 pm 
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If Mozilla stops supporting Firefox on XP, are XP users essentially screwed?


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Mon Feb 29, 2016 9:40 pm 
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Maxirad wrote:
If Mozilla stops supporting Firefox on XP, are XP users essentially screwed?

That depends, are there any other browsers that support XP? Scott.


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Thu Mar 03, 2016 9:18 pm 
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Check this out, Scott.


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:47 am 
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Is that a yes or a no? If yes, what are the choices and which do you think are best? Scott.


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
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My answer would be a "yes," Scott. If Mozilla were to end support for Firefox on XP now, Lunascape would apparently be the best alternative. (You would have to have SP1 or later, though.) Opera would also work on XP, but it might be unstable on some older PCs.


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 Post subject: Re: Bad news concerning Google Chrome
 Post Posted: Sat Mar 05, 2016 4:28 pm 
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Thanks, it is good to know there are alternatives. I see many older systems that will continue to use XP indefinitely. Scott.


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