XP Home upgrade to XP pro

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by don, May 24, 2006.

  1. don

    don Guest

    I would like to upgrade my XP Home edition to XP Pro - without losing all of
    my stuff - is this possible? recomended? What is the best way to do this? I
    would be using an OEM version of win XP pro
     
    don, May 24, 2006
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  2. don

    Toolman Tim Guest

    In news:e50jbq$4a8$,
    don spewed forth:
    > I would like to upgrade my XP Home edition to XP Pro - without losing
    > all of my stuff - is this possible? recomended? What is the best way
    > to do this? I would be using an OEM version of win XP pro


    No, you wouldn't be using an OEM version of XP pro to do an upgrade. Sorry.
    Doesn't work that way. Get an upgrade version. Or you'll have to start all
    over from scratch (backup you data and settings, clean the drive, install
    the OEM XP pro.)

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    Whenever I feel blue, I start breathing again.
     
    Toolman Tim, May 24, 2006
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