how do i get rid of XP2 ?

  Magik ®© 11:47 22 Sep 2004
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HI, what a day, because the new HDD is not the right one, i have decided to reformat the old one and start again..it now tells me it can not do it because the OS is newer than the one i am trying to put it...., how do i get rid of it.

thanks

  Noelg23 11:49 22 Sep 2004

sorry I am confused...what OS is on the old HDD? and why wont the new one work?

  Magik ®© 11:54 22 Sep 2004

hi, i want to put the laptop back as it was when i got it, in an effort to sort it out, it has XP on it with NFST filing system on it, i have put in XP2, so when i put the recovery disk in, it wont let me carry on because the disk is older than the systen that is in there now..

thanks

  Magik ®© 12:00 22 Sep 2004

the new HDD from Seagate, will not fit, after they said it would fit my Dell laptop..

  johnnyrocker 12:10 22 Sep 2004

try system restore to pre sp2? or uninstall from add/remove?

johnny.

  Magik ®© 13:02 22 Sep 2004

thank you JR...

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