If you have a removable hard drive do you still need your windows disc?

Answer You still may need your Windows install disc regardless of having a removable hard drive. If your OS gets corrupted or accidentally deleted you will need that disc. You can back up anything to the... Read More »

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How to Sync Windows Media Player to a Removable Hard Drive?

Microsoft's Windows Media Player is an all-purpose multimedia player which plays music and videos. Windows Media Player allows synchronization, sync, of media files between devices and the player.... Read More »

How do I use a Windows XP upgrade disc to install an OS on a new hard drive?

Boot Your Computer From the DiscInsert the Windows XP upgrade disc into the CD drive on your computer and turn the computer on. When prompted, press any key to boot from the disc.Install the Operat... Read More »

How do I format a Windows XP home system hard drive without the original recovery disc.?

Just put the disk in and boot to it. Then when asked select format HDD then it will reinstall xp after formating is completed. Hope this helps :-)

If you have windows 7 RC, will upgrading to full later wipe your hard drive?

A fresh install is expected to be "mandated" by the software itself.You might be able to force an upgrade as was possible going from beta to RC (by modifying a file as a Microsoft blog indicated), ... Read More »