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Old 08-07-2006, 03:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default how to install xp on a new build?

so i have a formated c: primary partition and i have a win98 floppy bootdisk and a windows xp home edition cd. what do i do?

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Old 08-07-2006, 03:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Go into BIOS and change the boot order to CD-ROM first, or pop in the XP cd, and see if it asks if you want to boot from the HD or CD, and choose the CD.
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Old 08-07-2006, 04:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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tried that, didn't work. computer does not recognize the cd for some reason
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Old 08-07-2006, 04:08 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Microsoft Download center, just did a search and thats a link that came up, if you want just search "xp boot disk" for more results.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/i...splayLang%3den
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thanks, ill try that
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