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Change to XP settings

I have an advent computer with vista settings but wish to change to window XP is it possible and how can i do it?

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Is it a laptop or desktop. if it is a desktop it will prolly load XP, if its a laptop, it prolly wont...

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I have an advent 7081 series 321 windows xp laptop that i need to reset back to it's factory settings it's not the computer thst i'm on

Insert your XP disc in the dvd drive and boot from there. You will need all drivers from advents web site. Check availability first!

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Where can i download wlan for my advent 6301 for my computer i changed the os to xp

Here try going to this site. It is a site with complete drivers for advent 6301 and for xp Operating system.
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I need a new Windows Vista for my computer.I have got computer with Windows XP but I would like to have Windows Vista. What I have to do ?

First changing computer opering systems is possible. A new Vista operating system has to be acquire from retails usually $200 value pack. Attempting the install new operating systems is achievable only may require expert to ascertian whether the old would have to be deleted to make way for new. usually inserting the new disk into disk drive should capture new effects. Unless any peculair encounters were experieced, the installation change is achievale. The reason to allow technicain to perform the changes is to gurantee againts any situations that may occur least repairable by computer neophyte. estimate the program changes of $200 to acquire new system program and technicains experts installation may have raised costs. Installations of systems are usually same rates $49. Several options available to acquriing computers that has XP systems. Recent computers are windows 7. However, the used devices computer retails may have functioning computers with XP systems. Also, simple, acquire another computer system unit that performs on windows XP to be pluged into the monitor screen to attain experinces. Whenever required, the computer sytem unit with XP is interchaged with the computer with Windows Vista. Ironicly, i have a computer with Vista and would also need to convert to XP though experiecing cost conditions. Consider exchanging computers with me.

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How do i take my advent laptop back to factory status when i sell it

Hi, To restore your computer back to factory settings, follow the steps below:
  1. Turn on the computer and keep tapping F8 until the advanced options menu is displayed
  2. Use the up/down arrow keys on the keyboard to highlight Repair Your Computer and press enter to select it
  3. Select the language you wish to install (normally English is the only option)
  4. Once you have chosen your language you will be presented with the available recovery options
    • Microsoft Repair Environment - after choosing the UK keyboard layout you will be asked to choose the Operating System you wish to repair. If Windows Vista is not listed then you cannot repair the OS without doing the full recovery. After choosing Vista the Microsoft Vista startup repair tool will run and attempt to repair any startup problems you are experiencing
    • Reinstall Windows - gives you the options available to reinstall Vista
    • Advanced Options - this launches the diagnostic centre allowing you to run chkdsk, launch notepad or bring up a command prompt
    • Exit & restart computer - Exits withut running the recovery process
  5. To continue with the recovery program you need to choose Reinstall Windows
  6. On the next screen you have the ability to launch Vista System Restore and roll back to a date when Vista was last working ok or to run the Full Destructive Recovery. To continue with the recovery program you need to choose Start Full Destructive Recovery
  7. After choosing the Full Destructive Recovery option you are presented with the warning screen that all data will be lost. It is important to make sure all data has been backed up to disk if possible and to realise this process deletes all data and reverts the machine back to it's default state. To continue with the recovery program you need to tick the box indicating you are aware of data loss
  8. The recovery process will then run through, the computer will restart a couple of times during this. You will also need to go through the Vista "Out of Box Experience", to configure Vista. This is fairly straightforward so just follow the onscreen instructions

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Changing from xp to window vista

You may use your old Vista. Because it's licenced to you. But you have to create a setup disc from it. Rescue discs are not for setting up a new system,

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How do I uninstall vista from advent t2250 laptop and install xp

Just Get the original Windows XP disc and boot the PC. It will just overwrites the XP over Vista and formates disc C. But the problem is might be that some new models are designed for Vista and after you erased it you might be having problems with downloading extra drivers for your laptop.
These drivers are included in your boot DVD which you got then buying the laptop, but they are Vista drivers. You will need to download XP drivers from microsoft website and sometimes there will be a compartibility issues
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Two pcs running vista home edition wired to router ok. laptop wireless ok. advent pc running windows xp wireless cannot see belkin router but can see outher router in my area. router is a belkin N wireless...

Check the router settings, if the router is set to only use 802.11N wireless it won't pick up a computer that is using 802.11G or 802.11B wireless.

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XP and Vista

If you have the installer of windows xp you can change the vista to xp. First check if the booting options is set to cd/dvd boot. In the cmos setup change the booting option from hdd to cd or dvd. Then insert the xp installer to the cd in follow the setup instruction

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