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  • scudspud Jul 18, 2008

    My acer 7520 comes with Vista pre installed, i hear lots of complaints that Vista hogs too much resources and downgrading to xp speeds up this laptop considerably.

    1gb ram

    120 gb hard drive

    AMD Athlon 64x2 Dual core tk55 Processor

    Is it possible to Format my hard drive and install xp ?

    thanks for your help

  • Peter VanderStoep
    Peter VanderStoep May 11, 2010

    When I hear Change OS, it means a different vendor, to: UNIX [flavors], Windows [XP, Vista...], Sun.

    If you mean UPgrade? We would very much like to know what is prompting the question.

    Basically, get the upgrade CD and run it. IF you change OS types as assumed above, the software that you have [documents maybe too] will need to be changed. Generally not considered worthwhile for novice users.


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It will detemine what cpu your running and how much memory and how much space you have on your hard drive

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