change xp german to xp english

  nonowtatall 22:34 20 Nov 2006
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my computer is running on windows xp pro sp2 german version and i have written to microsoft about the cross language rights about changing it to english version but to no avail so i have purchased a sealed version of windows xp pro sp2 OEM with no COA will it be possible to overwrite or will i have to do a clean install and use the original com and code keys also how or what would be the best way to go about it

  GANDALF <|:-)> 22:50 20 Nov 2006

click here may help.

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  mammak 22:50 20 Nov 2006

Very confused with this purchase so will wait till someone else comes along to explain?

  nonowtatall 21:25 21 Nov 2006

I tryied all of that mul stuff and it only changes any other software to english that you load into the computer the basic os is still in german so is o/e and all the little windows that pop up when you right click thats when it is hard to read i have even got my office in english its the basic os that wont change its langauge thats why i need to remove it and put the english version in i know there is a lot of saving to be done and alot of work putting all my programms back but it will be worth it thanks for trying to help

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