Tag Archives: Windows XP

Students – did you get a new computer this holiday season?

Don’t worry the ResNet Resource Center (RRC) is ready to help! On January 2, 2014 the RRC officially began providing guaranteed support for students with computers running the latest operating systems – Windows 8.1 and OSX 10.9 Mavericks. Student support is already available for Windows XP*, Vista, 7, and 8, and OSX versions 10.5* and […]

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Windows XP users strongly urged to upgrade to Windows 7 by early 2014

Microsoft has announced that support for Windows XP will end on April 8, 2014. Faculty, staff and labs currently using computers running Windows XP will need to upgrade to Windows 7 by April 8, 2014. The ITS Spring 2014 Windows 7 standard image configuration is available and offers the latest software to the Northeastern community. There are serious […]

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Securing Remote Desktop for Windows XP

Do you use the Microsoft Remote Desktop client to connect to your Northeastern PC from off-campus? Information Technology Services wishes to bring to your attention the importance of properly configuring your Remote Desktop Client. The default configuration of Remote Desktop when it is first activated in Windows does not meet our standards of data protection.   There are several […]

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