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I want to install win Xp Sp 2 but i can't do it

I have compaq presario C740TU . it comes up with vista ,but vista was not supporting my hp deskjet printer , therefore i decided to install win Xp .

I was having problem with downloaading WIN XP SP 2 from ,as screen comes up while downloading " Calendra..,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, DrDos" . i do not know how to download after it.

so I decided to install earliest version of Xp , it got install, but now i have driver problems with it . My audio, VGA cam and USB ports are not working . i have searched the net for the drivers , but they meant only for XP SP1 or SP2.


please help .
how to install WIN XP 2 from Dr- Dos.

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You need to have internet connection first then go to the website http://www.windowsupdate.com and you need to update the operating system from that site. in the process of updating it there will be an option there to update it to service pack 2 already.. sometimes you need to update other things first in the same website before that option comes up.

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