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Old 12-08-2011, 10:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Need help upgrading for a friend.

I don't really know if this goes on here, but I'll ask anyways. My friend asked me to upgrade his PC from Windows ME to Windows XP. I said I'd be able to do it, but I don't fully understand how. I have an XP disc, so that's not a problem. Any help?
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Default Re: Need help upgrading for a friend.

You need a new license to do so, and stores do not sell XP licenses anymore.
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I bought the disc, and license from a tech company in my town. After that, what do I do?
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Default Re: Need help upgrading for a friend.

First make sure there is NOTHING on the PC they want to save. No pictures, files, favorites, NOTHING.

Once you make it completely clear nothing will be on the computer after the install put the disc in and restart the PC.

When the computer boots it's going to ask to press any key to boot from disk. Press a key and follow the instructions.
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