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can my computer be upgraded if so what do i need . my computer

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can my computer be upgraded if so what do i need . my computer is a (Presario sr 1000)
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Upgraded in which way? Operating system, hard drive, etc.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

as xp is no longer supported i was hopeing to upgrade my presario sr 1000 rather than buy a new one . was hopeing to run windows 8 or above.


XP being no longer supported doesn't mean it will not work in the future. The only thing it means is that Windows will not have tech support for XP related issues.

You can check to see what will and will not work properly on your computer by clicking here:

Download the Upgrade Assistant tool and run the tool.
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

but what if i wanted to upgrade windows , could i upgrade my cpu to help my computer to run faster with newer windows.

By the time that you upgraded all the parts on that computer, it would be a lot cheaper to just buy a brand new desktop that is designed to run Windows 8.