We'll show you how to do that in this article, but first a couple of words of warning.First, there's no guarantee that this trick will keep working and the loophole could be shut down.Rather, Microsoft is continuing to support Windows Embedded Industry for another five years until April 2019.Previously called Windows Embedded POSReady, this OS is a special version of Windows XP designed for use in industrial systems, such as cash registers and ATMs.For safety, then, we recommend that you back-up your computer, so you can restore data in the event of a problem.Before you start following any of the instructions here, or perform an update using this trick, back-up the Registry.
With that done you're ready to install the Registry hack and get installing the new updates.
If you can't boot into regular Windows, you can run System Restore using Safe Mode To enable the hack you need to create a Registry file.
These are special files that, when you double-click them, create Registry entries.
A file is just a text file that contains instructions on how to modify the Registry Double-click and click Yes when you're asked if you want to include this information in the Registry.
Click OK when you get the confirmation message and you're done.