158 PC Magazine provided similar praise, although noting that a number of its online features were designed to promote Microsoft-owned services, and that aside from quicker boot times, XP's overall performance showed little difference over Windows 2000.
Boxed copies were sold as "Upgrade" or "Full" licenses; the "Upgrade" versions were slightly cheaper, but require an existing version of Windows to install.
125 In January 2014, it was estimated that more than 95 of the 3 million automated teller machines in the world were still running Windows XP (which largely replaced IBM 's OS/2 as the predominant operating system on ATMs ATMs have an average lifecycle.
The taskbar can also be "locked" to prevent accidental moving or other changes.
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Concepts introduced by Neptune would influence future Windows products; in Windows ME, the activity center concept was used for System Restore and Help and Support Center (which both combined Win32 code with an interface rendered using Internet Explorer 's layout engine the hub concept would.
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