about laptops wih no os and optic drive

  finerty 21:08 01 Oct 2010
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I am new to the forum and I need some advice on these laptops that come with no operating system and an optical CD DVD drive.

How do you load an operating system like Microsoft xp home onto these new laptops, I buying one of these because they are cheaper.

  peter99co 21:38 01 Oct 2010

You could put Linux and Open Office on it for free. The extra cost would be to buy OS for XP use.

  chub_tor 22:08 01 Oct 2010

You can install the OS from a USB memory stick when your machine does not have a CD drive

  james105051 21:12 02 Oct 2010

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