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Windows 7: does MSE work on XP?

22 Sep 2011   #1
abacoian

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
does MSE work on XP?

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Thank you


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22 Sep 2011   #2
strollin

W10 Pro desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W10 Pro tablet (all 64-bit)
 
 

From the MS Security Essentials website:

Minimum system requirements for Microsoft Security Essentials

Operating System: Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)*; Windows Vista (Service Pack 1, or Service Pack 2)*; Windows 7*
  • For Windows XP, a PC with a CPU clock speed of 500 MHz or higher, and 256 MB RAM or higher.
  • For Windows Vista and Windows 7, a PC with a CPU clock speed of 1.0 GHz or higher, and 1 GB RAM or higher.
  • VGA display of 800 600 or higher.
  • 200 MB of available hard disk space.
  • An Internet connection is required for installation and to download the latest virus and spyware definitions for Microsoft Security Essentials.
  • Internet Browser:
    • Windows Internet Explorer 6.0 or later.
    • Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or later.
  • Microsoft Security Essentials also supports Windows XP Mode in Windows 7. For more information see the system requirements for Windows XP Mode in Windows 7.
So to answer your question, yes it works on XP.
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22 Sep 2011   #3
Schroff87

7 ultimate x64
 
 

Yes it does work just fine on XP.
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23 Sep 2011   #4
baxxter

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64 Bit
 
 

wind Xp sp 3
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