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Also you’ll probably want to make sure to check Perform a Quick Format. Both helped tremendously and are freeware. If its IDE , go into your BIOS and find your SATA Harddrive configuration change that to either ATA/PATA or Legacy (make sure you save your changes) Reboot and you should I've always reformatted the old system to remove Windows and ensure a particular license is running only on one particular system. this contact form

October 17, 2010 [email protected] STOP!! The only times I know reinstallation caused problems was when too much hardware changed between reinstalls, and Microsoft thought you might have installed the OS on a second computer. Done! Each operating system takes up a considerable amount of space on the hard drive.

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coolpizzadude (author)  mwrenfro6 years agoReplyCan I legally reinstall the OS on the same computer.mwrenfro coolpizzadude6 years agoReplyGenerally, if you reformat it, you can reinstall the OS on the same PC without licensing Are guest hosts paid for being on Saturday Night Live (SNL)? bt the real prob started when goin in bios and selecting boot device as disk1, the win7 os started scan disk cdrive where xp os was and truncated the whole drive How big do u recommd that I make the new partition?

I find this article misleading please think twice before you follow these steps or at least be sure about the exact version of Win 7 this procedure relates to? it worked! Mathematics is fact. Windows Xp 2016 I install the win-xp.

It will then prompt you to put the WinXP CD back in the drive. Windows Xp On Modern Hardware Check your hard drive to make sure it is properly configured and terminated. If this is the first time you’ve seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. But the problem that I quoted before still occurring that is the CD/DVD boot don't keep the XP instalation.

February 6, 2010 John P Hi Allen, you can restore whatever bootloader of the first operating system you installed by simply putting taht disk in and booting off it and doing Windows Xp Download sort by: active | newest | oldestmwrenfro6 years agoReplyNot legally (that's a link to the Home license, but all the others should be identical in this respect): 1.1 Installation and use. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:" There are no errors in the drive, and I've removed the virus and firewall programs. January 17, 2010 John P OK, have done it all, but not quite as simple and straight forward as that posted (although a good attempt).

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Can't find your answer ? recommended you read That's what I have and would like to either replace it or put Windows XP on it too. Install Windows Xp On New Pc Since Windows would not let me copy the fresh installation to the Laptop HDD, I booted Ubuntu Linux in another VM and simply copy-pasted the contents of freshly installed Windows partition Windows Xp Computers For Sale Only takes 2 seconds to slide the carrier out and 2 more to put the prefered one in.

VistaBootPRO 3.3 (free version) will still work too which you can download here. is xp already installed on the other machine and you are just replacing the hdd? solved Can I do a fresh install of Windows 7 on a completely clear drive without a CD drive? I have a USB to IDE converter. (I wondered if I could take the laptop HDD out and install Windows XP via some other computer and put it back to the Windows Xp Activation 2016

Anybody, dont leave this question if u know the answer. As it is pretty old - 6 years- I have brought a HP desktop which has Win 7 Home preloaded (I have created the recovery discs). EasyBCD 2.0 Beta (Forum Registration Required) JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Brian Burgess worked in IT for 10 years before pursuing his passion for writing. navigate here Good Luck, John September 29, 2010 John Chuck and others, VirtualBox is a free shell that you can run and have your XP at the same time as your Windows 7

My problem is that I barely have any time to work on the other machine because it's in constant use (it's from the reception and they need to check patient data Virtualbox Use a Virtual machine…much easier and convienient and better on your system. If anyone can advise this would be great.

But again, under normal circumstances, this shouldn't be a problem.coolpizzadude (author)  mwrenfro6 years agoReplyCan I keep reusing the same activation key and can I use the same key on other computers?mwrenfro coolpizzadude6

I have 7 installed and want to also have a dual boot capability for XP (as many of my old programs wont run on 64bit) I set up the partition and Luckily we can do it without any 3rd party software. The laptop has just one USB 1.1 port.I would get a CD/DVD drive, just that I don't see any value in buying extra accessories for what is a dilapidated and obsolete Windows 7 I just need a startup disk. :| bikalpapaudelDec 30, 2010, 8:46 PM Best answer selected by bikalpapaudel.

I must tell you that you people are doing a really good job. When booting into XP? However, I can't. his comment is here Hopefully your hardware is up to the task of running a virtual machine, I'd have thought for an OS as old as XP you should be ok with moderate performance even

Why is the reflector on this millimeter-wave antenna spinning? select the boot drive at bootup. Then you need to load up all the drivers for it, which you would have needed to load all the drivers for your system via usb.You basically posted, my eyes are View Back to top HOME Technology News Technology Reviews Technology Advice Technology Video Internet Security Broadband Mobile Phones Samsung Nokia HTC Mobile Reviews App Reviews Telegraph for iPad Companies Apple Google

It goes through the start up animation and I get BSoD, so now I can't boot into XP or Win7 since the bootloader for XP was written over. A note about resizing volumes and 3rd Party Disk Defragmentation Software, such as Diskeeper, etc. You are great. September 26, 2010 aaa this is done in under virtual machine …..

But as many peoples here I've my doubts too. Then, I used EasyBCD, and wham, My Win 7 is back. then five dots came up and the whole procedure locked up and would not respond to any key or even control, alt, delete. I would appreciate any help from you guys.

How did the Inklings originate? January 17, 2010 John P Alan, I have read this is an issue if XP is installed after Win7. It works pretty good but I wanted to run Jane's F-15 (a 1998 game) so I could have duels with my son and it was non workable in VirtualBox but all Good luck, Shane.

FIX YOUR INSTRUCTIONS or pull them down. ------------------ Create Boot Loader Once installation of XP is successful you can now go through and install the latest Microsoft Updates and drivers. no has answer the WHY QUESTION for 7 people August 29, 2010 Joe Shmoe It's because he took the money for his software and ran. To download the EasyBCD 2.0 Beta, you’ll need to register with the NeoSmart Technologies Forum first. Additionally, even if you could find some generic third-party drivers that would allow you to setup a dual-boot configuration on your notebook, you should consider the size of your hard drive.

It takes a few minutes for the hard drive to make the adjustments, find the new hardware like the motherboard etc. Besides, you could get a windows 2000 CD and install it on your second hard drive and then upgrade it to XP. One of the reasons OEM installed copies of Windows are so much cheaper than retail copies are because they add additional constraints, like that you can move the software to other Goto sata operation… 3.