Re: Installing OEM XP

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Southern Kiwi, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. Bill Roberts wrote:
    > I have a 4 year old PC originally installed with XP.
    >
    > I purchased and installed a Vista Premium upgrade
    > as my laptop also had Vista installed.
    >
    > I now have a netbook on XP and want to reinstall XP into
    > my PC.
    >
    > When I install the OEM Recovery disc with XP home edition
    > on it, it tells me there is a later windows programe installed.
    >
    > Can someone tell me if or how I can downgrade to XP from
    > Vista with the original Recovery disc. I have the Key numbers for the
    > original installation of XP.
    >
    > Help would be appreciated.


    Going from Vista to XP is considered an UPgrade around here ;)
     
    Southern Kiwi, Apr 21, 2009
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  2. In message <gsjsso$qjh$>, Southern Kiwi wrote:

    > Going from Vista to XP is considered an UPgrade around here ;)


    That's the kind of Windows-bashing trolling we can do with less of around
    here.
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Apr 21, 2009
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  3. Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
    > In message <gsjsso$qjh$>, Southern Kiwi wrote:
    >
    >> Going from Vista to XP is considered an UPgrade around here ;)

    >
    > That's the kind of Windows-bashing trolling we can do with less of around
    > here.
    >


    sheesh!, Are you for real?????

    They are both Windows products and I use both of them extensively.

    ps a hint for you ;) usually denotes someone is kidding.
     
    Southern Kiwi, Apr 28, 2009
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