XP has the facilities to act as a flexible and full featured network machine and can also be stripped down to run as an economical home machine. Microsoft released two versions of XP, home and professional which are optimised for use in their respective environments, but there is still a fair amount of tweaking that can be done in both versions, more so in professional but that’s because of it’s extended functionality.
Configuring Windows XP
Windows XP is the most adaptable and “tweakable” operating system that Microsoft have released to date. It can be configured in many different ways to perform many different tasks.