installing previously installed XP

  CutNpaste 18:46 19 Oct 2006
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Hi,
i am building a PC and i was wondering rather than freshly installing XP into this system can i not just plug in my HDD from my other computer and use the XP on that HDD.
thanks

  Jackcoms 18:48 19 Oct 2006

Yes

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:52 19 Oct 2006

NO

Drivers for motherboard will be wrong the machine may not even boot.

You will need to disable some drivers BEFORE swapping the drive to the new machine.

Drivers to disable BEFORE changing motherboard
click here

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