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Old 12-18-2005, 05:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone, i need some help because i currently have windows xp home on my computer and i have windows xp pro disk. i want to get rid of everything on my hard drive and then install xp pro onto my computer. Could anyone tell me how to do this please?


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Old 12-18-2005, 06:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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boot from the disc and follow the directions, choose new install by pressing escape, then when it shows the drive delete the partition and create a new one.then choose install xp, it'll format it and install xp.

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a lot of times when you do that, it leaves folders and stuff behind what I do is boot from the cd and then install, not from the desktop
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