cannot delete/remove winXP

  daisy2bell 10:42 20 Mar 2003

When I go to controls add/remove items,
"winXP" is not listed. I want to delete XP and re install win98. I am using an home edition of XP

  €dstow 10:53 20 Mar 2003

You cannot remove a program or O/S while it is being used - akin to trying to get it to commit suicide which it won't do.

The method is to fdisk and format your hard drive from a Windows 9x startup disk and re-install W98.

You may have problems doing this if your XP is NTFS.


  billyliv 13:24 20 Mar 2003

Hi, You need the WIN. XP. cd to uninstal. Cheers, Bill

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