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Is it possible to replace Windows Vista Home Edition with Windows XP on my Gateway M-6755?

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It's possible, but only by doing a clean install, meaning you lose all your programs and files. If you attempt to install XP over Vista, a warning will pop indicating that you are installing an older version of Windows.

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I have checked on the Gateway website for the drivers for the model with XP and it does have them there so I believe the down grade should work

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