When I'm about a week or two from wanting to reformat my system, I start experimenting and determine whether or not to 'update' my system with certain software. Good call to you too. I reccommend downloading and running Memtest86. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Custom Search TEG Home | Win XP Main | Win Vista Main | Win 7 Main | Win 8 http://comvurgent.com/xp-pro/xp-pro-re-install-question.html
What I got was what seems like a partial re-install. A.  Once you have converted an NTFS file volume to FAT32, it cannot be returned to an NTFS volume. However, my>> problem is that I no longer have the Windows 95 disk that is needed to>> do my Windows 98 upgrade. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?
Modify the Default User profile to include the desired programs in the start menu and assign the modified profile to all local users. The laptop and the disc from the desktop are both XP Pro, but I cannot say if they are exactly alike, and since I no longer have the product key for E.  Select a partition on the hard drive for the installation. 2.
Protecting System and Data Via NTBackup Backup w/ Wizard Backup w/ Adv. I actually have a 'format disc' folder on my audio drive and update it regularly. I'd make myself a slipstreamed disc, as you're going to try, because that cuts out a lot of the hassle of downloading service packs for hours. What now?
DJ Hellfire 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 31 01-09-2011 12:16 PM Lend Me YOUR EAR...Please? However, my> problem is that I no longer have the Windows 95 disk that is needed to> do my Windows 98 upgrade. Back to top
Thanks. You are installing Windows XP Professional on a system. Should I reformat the drive before I start the XP CD or will there be an option to do this as I'm installing XP? The settings can be accessed by right clicking on the Desktop and clicking Properties, then using the same procedure by right-clicking on the Taskbar and selecting Properties.
The computer verify that each memory location is accessible and report. 12. Step Up From EVGA GTX1080 FTW2 to EVGA GTX1080ti FE Z270 FTW K USB 2.0 Headers [SPONSORED] Project: BLUEDEVIL EVGA ACX CPU Cooler The bandwidth testing sticky Hybrid Kit for 1080 Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Q: I hate the new look of XP.
However, myproblem is that I no longer have the Windows 95 disk that is needed todo my Windows 98 upgrade. this content So, that said, here's the question: Do Ineed to actually install Windows 98 before inserting the WinXP diskand upgrading? C.  Open the computer. B.  Ping must have a host name in order to work properly.
I will try later to do the slipstream for my next PCin the new PC. Microsoft Windows XP Professional 70-270 Exam: Practice Questions Set B 19 Questions | By Eileen Please take the quiz to rate it. Title of New (Duplicated) Quiz: Become familiar with reformatting your system and after a few times it will take you about an hour or 90 minutes to do so. weblink In its most recent version, the name was changed to Windows 2000 although it's also known as NT 5.0.
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C.  The NTFS file system is preferred for all dual booting systems. It's called Windows Classic. XP Index >>> A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | A.  Always On B.  Minimal Power C.  Portable/Laptop D.  Max Battery E.  Presentation 19.
Find all posts by King Kong #3 11-02-2002, 07:10 PM IOP Drummer Member Join Date: Feb 2001 Location: Bay Area, CA Posts: 570 Re: XP Pro Clean Install A family member or freind may have a disk so ask around, just download a copy if you can't get hold of one. Type \ia64\winnt32.exe cmdcons E.  Boot into safe mode and undo your configuration changes. I was going to do it last night, but I waited until today hoping for more info.
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Back to top Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Microsoft Now, I want to do a clean re-install of XP Pro. Apparently not. A couple of last minute questions.
To use Personalized Menus you have to switch to the Classic Start Menu as detailed in the previous question. If dual booting with a Win9x, keep the bootdrive as FAT32. -- Sharon FMS-MVP ~ Windows XP Shell/User AnonymousAug 9, 2004, 4:51 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.newusers (More info?)On Sun, 8 Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Thanks for any input.>> FrankBoot the XP Pro Upgrade disk on your PC and insert the W98SE CD when askedto prove you have it.
Or, will it allow me to start a clean install of WinXP> but insert the Win98 disk to show that I had a previous OS (like the> Windows 98 upgrade version