A large chunk of that space is taken up by the Windows operating system and any preinstalled applications.
There are many ways to remove or reset a Windows password, but how quickly and easily it can be done depends on the situation.
Microsoft Word is a wonderfully configurable tool. You can set a default font and give every new document your preferred margins.
Even more surprising, the creators said TrueCrypt could be insecure and that Windows users should migrate to Microsoft's BitLocker.
The hack, as reported by ZDNet, fools Microsoft into thinking the system is running Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, a variant of XP that's used by ATMs and cash registers. Those systems will keep getting security updates until 2019.
Moving all your important files from Windows XP to your new computer may sound like just one more hassle.