Just in case you have not heard, and you are a Windows XP user...
Effective 8 April 2014 Microsoft will no longer support, enhance,
protect or patch Windows XP. If you are a Windows XP user, you will
need a plan to deal with this obsolescence. There are many things
you can do to build yourself and your 'business' a path forward.
The one path you should not take, is the one where you attempt to
stick with an unsupported version of Windows XP. If you are
interested in reading more on this topic, here are some informative
The official Microsoft page on the subject is:
If you have additional, transition planning 'related' questions, you
may pose your queries here: