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Hi got a dell 910 insperion had a virus on which has taken out most of the os it wont evan let me get in to any of the f keys on start up got no cd with it cant seem to get any help from dell got a copy of xp but wont work because it says its a older virsion so wont to wipe disk so i can install older copy can you help

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If you boot the laptop from the XP CD it will come to an option where it says looking for Windows installations. When it finds it use the option to delete partition then format it and install. After deleting partition the laptop doesnt know it has anything installed on it. Please dont forget to vote

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A clean installation consists of removing all data from your hard disk by repartitioning and reformatting your hard disk and reinstalling the operating system and programs to an empty (clean) hard disk. For more information about important things to consider before you partition and format you hard disk and how to partition and format your hard disk by using the Windows XP Setup program, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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Hello Friend, Actually your problem is beneficial to Dell. Actually Dell never provide product key of OS given by company to any Desktop or Laptop it is taken by PC automatically. The OS DVD provided by Dell is actually back up DVD made after installation of OS on our system such that it automatically take the product key whereas if you use that OS DVD to install in other PC then they want CD key because that PCs are not register with Dell.
Hope this will clear your problem and if you want then lot of product keys are available on net.Best of Luck...

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i think the best theing that io can suggest you is get hold of the store or the company from whom you bought the CD for xp and they will be the best person to tell you or else you can get the product key on the cover of the cd ........................... hope the concern gets taken care of !!!!!!!!!!!!! THANK YOU
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You cannot keep operating in safe mode. You must fix it.

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