bootup ???

  steve_rfc 22:00 21 May 2008
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i have a small problem


ive just installed a fresh copy of xp haome on a dell laptop and its seems to be ok "BUT"

when i boot it up i have to choose from the xp home that i put on or xp pro which was already on the laptop is there anyway i can get rid of the pro so that it boots u straight away instead of me having to choose ???

  Strawballs 22:05 21 May 2008

You need to choose the format volume option during the install proccess to clear what is already on there.

  steve_rfc 22:13 21 May 2008

how do i do that ??

  MAT ALAN 22:16 21 May 2008

Do you have TWO operating systems on your lappy or just TWO options when booting up..

  steve_rfc 22:24 21 May 2008

just 2 when it boots up


it's a dell which ma sister bought that had xp pro on it and i changed it xp home

  MAT ALAN 22:29 21 May 2008

click here

you have to edit the boot.ini remove the line that has xp pro in it, the link shows you how...

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