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Downgrade windows 7 to windows xp professional

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You need to boot computer rom the XP CD as its loading you will see it looking for any windows installations. When it finds it use the option to delete partition after this it will tell you to format and install is just as usual after that.

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The only device-drivers on COMPAQ's web-site:

are for installing Linux, to replace Windows 7.

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So, do *NOT* try to "downgrade".

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Windows XP Home with Service Pack 2
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Windows Vista Home Basic
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1. Before upgrading to windows 7, you must check the specification of your acer aspire 5315.

2. Windows 7 is better than windows vista but if you are really wanted those acer programs to work. You have to downgrade your operating system from your previous operating system.

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