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I want to reinstall XP because i am not quite happy with vista

I installed vista 64-bit on my computer and was wondering if there was a way i could reinstall the original operating system (windows XP SP2)

the computer i am using is a hp pavillion a1410n and has a recovery disk partition built already on it, but i can't use the recovery tool to get back to XP. it would be nice if i could get hep on how to do this.

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    Non-system disk or disk error when starting up. Can't enter F-10 for system recovery,can only press F-1 for setup. Don't have Win XP disk, was on harddive and can't access it since windows won't even open. This particular computer is not connected to the internet and doensn't have access to it. What do I do? Have things on this computer I don't want to loose.....also computer was left unplugged for about 2 years, if that makes a difference.

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