Updating Windows® XP in Toshiba® Satellite L500
Although Windows XP is a comparatively older Operating System, there are millions of computers users who still operate their machines on Windows XP. Windows XP consumes very little system resources even when large applications are installed on it. Windows XPÂ can work flawlessly in your Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop. The laptop comes with latest processor and other internal components which can take the load of various resource demanding applications. There are many updates for Windows XP that can be downloaded and installed in your Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop. They also include security updates that can be installed to make the system more secure. The updates for Windows XP can be either checked automatically with the help of the ‘Automatic Update’ tool or can be manually checked from the official Microsoft website.
- Original Microsoft website
- Proper updates
- Verify authenticity of operating system
Original Microsoft website
Before starting with any procedures related to the updation of Windows XP in Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop, you must ensure that the updates are being checked or downloaded from the original Microsoft website only. Third party websites that host updates for Windows XP must never be used as such websites may contain malware infections. These infections can get installed in your Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop and damage the operating system.
While checking for updates for Windows XP in your Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop, you must make sure that the updates being downloaded are properly suited to the version of Windows XP which is installed in your system. Updates may vary with the versions, such as Home Edition, Professional and so on. You should also check whether the Windows XP installed is 32-bit or 64-bit version and choose the update accordingly.
Before updating Windows XP in Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop, you are advised to verify the authenticity of the operating system. Illegitimate or pirated copies of Windows XP are known to have many issues during and after the updation. In case the Windows XP in your Toshiba Satellite L500 laptop is illegitimate, you need to replace the operating system with a genuine version before updating.