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CH000479 How to keep the Windows Taskbar hidden. XP will not run smoothly on anything under a 1 gig processor or on less than 256 mgs ram. Q: I did an Upgrade installation to XP and now my files are missing. One way you can determine if you have this is to tap F11 after the logo goes by on startup and see if it takes you to recovery options. http://channeltechnetwork.com/question-about/question-about-reformatting.html

APM Advanced Power Management help and support. XP Index >>> A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | I then follow the prompts and choose the "CD ROM" option. Just a recommendation: I find the following works well - I partition my master hard drive into three virtual drives.

My question is, can I re-format them one at a time, and if so, can I move some things to one hard drive while the other is being re-formatted so I CH000871 What is the thumbs.db file? CH000673 Can I convert Windows into a different language?

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I'm at the point (beginning, actually) where it displays partitions and here's what I've got: Unpartitioned Space 55 MB C: Partition1 [NTFS] 34601 MB Unpartitioned Space 3491 MB I can't delete rainy37Joined: 10/16/2005Msg: 14view profileHistoryA question about reformatting windows XP Posted: 4/28/2007 5:02:32 PMThis is called a medialess system. So, how do I do a clean install? short....

As I said download a copy, install it and when it comes time to put the key in do that, it should work. Computer Help Jan 22, 2004 Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? CH000775 Disabling the Microsoft Windows XP System Restore. CH000141 Where can I get TweakUI for Microsoft Windows?

CH000948 What is the 1394 Connection in Windows Network Connections? Battery Computer battery help and support. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... If you had copied the format etc files to some device (ie, floppy, usb stick if booted that way and have it available at your bios) you can type that unit

Highlight your Windows partition, which is also the C: drive. 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 Steps 1 Backup anything you want to keep. CH001293 Is it a good idea to change my Microsoft Windows page file size?

CH001006 Prevent Windows Messenger from automatically starting. http://channeltechnetwork.com/question-about/question-about-my-hjt-log.html casino_daveJoined: 8/13/2007Msg: 19A question about reformatting windows XP Posted: 1/2/2008 6:57:47 PM I see it has XP professional edition on it and the CD I have is the home edition, I But, when I continue with the installation, I choose the middle partition and get the warning: "you chose to install windows xp on a partition that contains another operating system"...and so-on Which is better?

yayawhateverJoined: 10/24/2006Msg: 12view profileHistoryA question about reformatting windows XP Posted: 4/27/2007 4:12:33 AMI do believe the lady said it currently had xp pro installed and her cd is xp home. Deleting the hd isn't a problem. You get a separate CD with all the drivers and what not with Dell. news Looping Through A Map Should a tester feel bad about finding too many defects/bugs in the product?

I would still rather follow Rashiki's advice, except for the fact that I can't seem to find out what brand hard drive is in the computer...and I've been too busy at lol hbonJoined: 6/23/2006Msg: 17view profileHistoryA question about reformatting windows XP Posted: 1/2/2008 12:22:16 PMFollowing the advice of several people I am going to take this thread into the ditch.I hope I You can change the boot order from the Boot or Boot Order menu.

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A: This is a known issue. MODEM Modem help and support. Consider A Donation Basic How To Articles for XP Newbies - Managing Starting / Stopping XP - Managing Desktop Components - Managing Basic Hardware Settings - Managing Folders and Files - CH000625 Is it safe to turn off a Windows computer without doing a shut down?

CH000646 NTOSKRNL.EXE is missing or corrupt. short.... Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: XP REFORMATTING QUESTION!!! http://channeltechnetwork.com/question-about/question-about-tss-exe.html I don't trust a medialess OS to clean the hd.

So, how do I do a clean install? I thought I had lent that book to a friend but there it was, under all my fishing magazines. I'm at the Thread Tools Search this Thread 04-13-2007, 03:11 PM #1 Miles O' Toole Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2005 Posts: 26 OS: XP Pro Hey fellas, Now, I gotta use my own computer to download all that stuff and burn it onto CD.

Best of luck. 04-20-2007, 01:19 AM #6 Miles O' Toole Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2005 Posts: 26 OS: XP Pro Quote: Originally Posted by BBF2530 Hi Miles, CH001566 Windows stop KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED error. I just needed a short term solution at the time, to make the computer usable until I could get a legal copy of Windows.