NP. Start your comnputer you will come to a screen that says hit the Del to enter the system setup. If you are unsure just when that is alternately hit the F2 and Del key and you should be taken to a system setup screen. look across the top menu items until you find something that says boot priority. Click on that and then scroll down to the ist boot device and hit enter. You will then be given the option to select a currently installed drive. Choose> cdrom and then hit F10 key and when prompted to save the current settings say yes and the system restart.
make sure the xp cd is in the computer cd dirve already.
You will then be prompted to "hit any key to boot from CD" and then hit any key.
Windows XP should then load into the setup mode.
When prompted to setup do all that setup asks:
When prompted to keep the current system files say no and then you will be taken to a format screen for the current drive which should be C:
You will be given 4 formatting options: choose the one that says: NTFS (not the Quick NTFS): it will take several minutes to a hour to format the drive depending on it's size. Once the formatting is completed windows will go through the standard setup process. Just do as you are told!
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