Old desktop computer running Windows XP

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I have a desktop computer that is around ten years old that is currently not connected to the internet that runs Windows XP.  If I have an up to date anti virus program and an up to date firewall on my router, does anyone know if it will still be safe to use that computer on Exede even though Microsoft discontinued support for Windows XP last year?
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Bryan Gremillion

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Posted 3 years ago

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Kaotic Technologies

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You can use it....some web sites will give you drama..errors because of lack of browser suppirt for xp
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Brad, Viasat Employee

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Hello Bryan,

Windows XP will work fine with our service. Microsoft just doesn't support the browser anymore. 
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Joan Grant

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Although most websites complain that you have an old Internet Explorer (v 8) browser you can use other browsers - Google Chrome is an up to date and modern browser that you can use with your Windows XP.
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Teresa Adams

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The computer will not let me register.
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Teresa Adams

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Do I have to register?
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I give up....   Register for what?