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Won't boot up to windows

It does come up to a blue screen. I do not have the software for Windows 2000 Professional which is what is installed on the laptop. I have Windows XP and those drivers, they are from my desktop. Could I install that on the laptop? The only thing she uses it for is to surf the net. So it does not have to be fancy. If I can install the XP how do I wipe out the hard drive?

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Because of anti-piracy laws you will not be able to use your XP on the laptop. You will need to buy another xp to Install. Win 2000 pro is very prone to blue screen and crashes. You will need to re-install win 2000 pro.
When you buy and install xp it will reformat (wipe) the hard drive for you.

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