Installing a new hard drive and os

  Dorkins 11:24 18 Mar 2007
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Have been given a Windows XP computer but with no (IDE) hard drive. Can i fit a new hard drive and run an OS "Linux" to boot up from or even to install straight off the CD? Thanks in advance.

  egapup 11:58 18 Mar 2007

Yes, just done it this weekend, alter the start up sequence in bios so that the cd drive is first to boot.

  Dorkins 13:47 18 Mar 2007

Cheers mate and thanks for the reply

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