Do brand new hard drives come with windows xp preinstalled?

Answer No. a new hard drive is blank. you have to install the operating system.

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How many gigabytes do hard drives come in?

Hard drives come in a wide variety of sizes ranging anywhere from 1 GB all the way up to 3,000 GB (3 terabytes). As of 2010, the popular sizes found in many home computers are 640 GB and 1,000 GB (... Read More »

Can you change hard drives in Windows XP?

Windows XP is a widely popular operating system from Microsoft, and it allows people to change a computer's hard drive quickly and easily. The built-in drivers in Windows XP make changing a hard d... Read More »

Can you install Windows 7 OEM on two hard drives of the same computer?

Yes you could. The Microsoft Product Key when activated, is recognized with another signal from the motherboard of the computer. The same motherboard signal would be used for either hard drive, so ... Read More »

How to Partition Hard Drives Using MS-DOS Prompts in Windows XP?

The partitioning and formatting process readies a hard drive for use in a computer. If you are installing a new hard drive on your Windows XP computer or you want to reformat and repartition an old... Read More »