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I need the link or need help recovering windows XP.

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  • lazzeridavis Feb 04, 2010

    Thanks for your help. I lost XP from mu comp. My neohew tried to install window 7 to my comp without my permis and wiped out my xp and over six years worth of stuff. I don't have any cd's that came with my comp when I bought. Please help me.

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Hi, Welcome to Fixya.

Sorry to say that you can't recover windows XP unless you create a back up or System recovery disk. But you can do a system restore of earlier time.

Open Start Menu > Help & Support > in this page right side there will be the option for System Restore...click on that Choose a different restore point.

Click Next... choose a date from the list.

and click finish....The system will start restoring automatically.

It will restart automatically also.

Follow as desktop screen displays.

you are done.

Thanks for joining Fixya.

For further help please feel free to ask us.

Have a nice day.

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Hi


Thanks for using FixYa. Please see the links to recover, update or download of Windows---


Windows XP Updates

Recover Window XP


Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


Thanks
Rylee

Posted on Feb 04, 2010

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    Rylee Smith Feb 04, 2010

    You can download and install Window XP from the above links. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


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    Rylee

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How to Recover Windows XP Password with Password Reset Disk?


Windows XP not only allows you to set a strong password to protect your computer, but also enables you to create a password reset disk to recover Windows XP password. So if you forgot Windows XP password, it is no need for you to reinstall computer. However, Windows XP has been released for several years and used by majority PC users, but there are still some PC users do not know how to create a password reset disk. Here I will show you how to create and use Windows XP password reset disk to help you to perform Windows XP password recovery.

To create a Windows XP password reset disk, you need to prepare a USB flash drive in advance before you follow the steps to create a password reset disk on Windows XP.

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Step 3: Select the User Account you want to create password reset disk for.

Step 4: Click Prevent a forgotten password.

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Step 2: Type an incorrect password in the Password box, and then press Enter.

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Step 7: In the Type a new password hint box, type a hint, click Next, then click Finish.

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