How to Format & Do a Clean Install of XP Using an OEM Disc?

Answer Computers that ship with the Windows operating system often come with an OEM operating system installation disc, used by the original equipment manufacturer. You can use the Windows XP OEM disc to ... Read More »

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I'm using VMware to install virtual XP on my Windows 7. Can I install the XP OS from my old PC without a disc?

vm player is ok, but i would recommend oracle vm virtualbox. It allows you to snapshot you vm, which vmware doesnt. definately use oracle.. way can NOT install an os on vm player. vm pla... Read More »

How do I format a Dell Latitude C510 for a clean install?

Place the bootable CD into disk drive of the Dell Latitude C510. Restart the computer. Press "F12" for the first couple of seconds after it restarts. Choose "CD-ROM/DVD-ROM Drive" from the list and... Read More »

Can you install Windows XP on two computers using the same disc but different activation codes?

Yes. You can install Windows XP onto two computers with the same disc. Microsoft isn't concerned with how many times you use an installation disc so much as what product key is used with each insta... Read More »

How do i burn an iso disc image to a disc using a mac?

Open Disk UtilityOpen "Macintosh HD" and click on "Applications." Select the "Utilities" folder to find "Disk Utility," which you must double-click to open.Insert Your DiscInsert the CD or DVD to w... Read More »