TechSpot

What Does Windows "XP" stand For?

By (=DoM=)
Mar 9, 2004
  1. Having a discussion in College today, what does the "XP" in windows XP stand for? Xylophonic Program? Xtremely Poo? surely must stand for something :confused:
     
  2. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    Not 100% sure, but I think it may be XPerience
     
  3. (=DoM=)

    (=DoM=) TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 230

    He he, "XPerience"...



    ...obviously not experienced enough to patch gaping security vulnerabilities :p :p :p
     
  4. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    lol. What else did you think the "windows experience" was? :D
     
  5. (=DoM=)

    (=DoM=) TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 230

    ha ha ha :haha:
     
  6. lowman

    lowman TS Rookie Posts: 380

    Is does stand for Experience...per Microsoft...
     
  7. (=DoM=)

    (=DoM=) TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 230

    I'll sleep well tonight then, tommorow i'll post another equally compelling thread about where baby stalks come from, speak to you later lowman
     
  8. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 5,734   +7

    eXtra Pish
     
  9. Greeno

    Greeno TS Rookie Posts: 281

    Nice 'Opinion' Phant... hardly the question tho was it ? :p

    Just to confirm, It does stand for XPerience.
     
  10. Terranova

    Terranova TS Rookie Posts: 31

    I always thought it was Xtra Problems you didn't have in the first place.
     
  11. Rory7

    Rory7 TS Rookie Posts: 119

    it will always be xtra problems to me.
     
  12. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Rookie Posts: 2,244

    Why does this thread keep going, I would think it would have died out after the correct answer was given, but no, it has to keep going, and the useless dribble continues to flow...
    [​IMG]
     
  13. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    PML@ storms error pic.

    /me realises he's just added to the thread :giddy:
     
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...