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Windows XP and Vista to be Discontinued 12/31/13

Computing Services will discontinue support of the Windows XP and Vista operating systems effective December 31, 2013. In anticipation of this, we recommend that you upgrade computers running these systems to Windows 7 or Windows 8. Please see the statement of support for these operating systems for more information.

Licensing and Software

  • Administrative Departments and Students may purchase Windows 7 or 8 through Computer Sales or download the desired operating system through the DreamSpark program.
  • DSP customers should contact their DSP consultant ( or 412-268-6959).
Please direct any questions or comments to your departmental administrator, DSP consultant, or the Computing Services Help Center ( or 412-268-4357).