Operating System Use

Operating Systems in use when viewing our web sites. Data taken from web site stats via GoDaddy.com. NOTE: No promotions have been applied to any of these sites, and no specific steps have been taken for SEO: it is thought that this data can be considered “random” matematically, and thus probably is representative of the population at this time.

Operating System Number Requests Number Page Requests Percent Percent Of OS Type






Windows 103,469 17,720 51.16%
Windows XP 62,812 12,689 31.06% 60.71%
Unknown Windows 34,541 2,936 17.08% 33.38% (Vista & Windows 7??)
Windows 2000 3,376 873 1.67% 3.26%
Windows Server 2003 1,420 519 0.70% 1.37%
Windows NT 472 242 0.23% 0.46%
Windows ME 298 175 0.15% 0.29%
Windows 95 227 115 0.11% 0.22%
Windows 98 215 114 0.11% 0.21%
Windows CE 62 30 0.03% 0.06%
Windows 3.1 46 27 0.02% 0.04%





OS unknown 16,522 7,523 8.17% -%





Unix 58,948 2,957 29.15%
Linux 58,930 2,956 29.14% 99.97%
BSD 18 1 0.01% 0.03%





Known robots 7,226 2,840 3.57% –%





Macintosh 16,057 1,175 7.94% –%





Symbian OS 18 4 0.01% –%





TOTAL 202,240 32,219

Note: this article is the writers personal opinion. It is based upon almost 40 years of experience in small computers and communications, but it is still an opinion.It is presented AS IS. All use is at your own risk.

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