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Want to install widows XP on a new hard drive

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Connect your hard drive into the pc
boot from dvd and install

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SOURCE: hard drive asking for paasword as i install new xp

just cleear your cmos settings

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How to get ride of my old operating system


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How do I format C drive with windows 7 on it I want to put windows XP on


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thank you for using Fixya

to formate C drive and re install windows XP

1 put widows XP CD in to your CD drive
2 restart your PC
3 it will boot your CD just put Enter
4 if not then selact boot option by presing F12 0r F2
5 it will start reding your CD

then just folow the instruction

it will ask you foue setps


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I installed system mechanic professional and hit the drive scrubber button and wiped out my hard drive completely. i tried to install widows vista and i it won't allow it to install. i get a file error...


In that case it affects the file system of your hard drive that's why it fails the windows vista installation. In order to fix it you need to delete the partition of your hard drive and create a new one using a partition manager software.
If you can connect your hard drive into another computer you can perform a disk partition using the Disk Management (In Windows XP: Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Computer Management > Storage > Disk Management)

To help you with the procedure on "How to use Disk Management."

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/309000

Using Disk Management, after creating a partition in your drive, proceed to formatting.

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I bought this emachine in july and it had to be restored because it lost my personal settings it said then after the restore it lost my desktop icons and taskbar and now it only comes on the widows xp...


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Please help, Im trying to install my printer but in the installation process it says (software you are installing has not passed widows logo testing to verify its compatablility with widows XP) I cancelled...


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Instalions widows


very simple,

insert the xp disc

reboot notebook

when asked to start from cd press any key tho do so

than xp start up the boot

enter your serial key

when asked for format the hard drive than choose slow

when done than u can enter manualy the size of the hard drive u whant

and the rest goes automatic

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Reformat


Insert the winxp disk and boot from that, when prompted hit any key to boot from cd.

Win xp will start to install choose to delete the partition, confirm delete.

then press enter to install to that unallocated partition, choose format to NTFS.

Follow the prompts and it has formated the hard drive and will install XP.

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Installing widows XP


first, have a WIN XP startup disk...created by (in windows)  inserting floppy and right clicking choosing format and select option "create MSDOS startup disk"

first backup all personal files...then restart and bypass to DOS screen at startup...try using F8 key just after BIOS screen...then select startup to DOS prompt only...then run (from the floppy disc) format c:

now you should have a nearly bare hard drive. repeat above steps and this time choose "startup using CDROM drivers"...then insert CDROM and redirect to that drive letter (d drive?) and run setup.exe.

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