installing xp home

  ronalddonald 17:52 05 Oct 2009

ive never installed xp home on a desktop before and im planning to buy a desktop:

Pentium Dual Core E5400 Business PC 2.7GHz, 4GB DDR2, 750GB SATA HDD, DVDRW, NO O/S from ebuyer.

Does anyone know of a pdf step by step guide to installing windows xp home, from scratch.

And does anyone know of a pdf step by step guide to installing another cd drive and another harddrive into a desktop. Is the same as installing onto a notebook.

  peter99co 18:08 05 Oct 2009

It is a lot easier to use an external hard drive than instal an extra hardrive. A lot safer too.

You can keep the external drive in a safe place when not in use for a start.

  chub_tor 19:14 05 Oct 2009

Not a pdf but a comprhensive guide click here

Adding a CD Drive click here

Adding a hard drive with video description click here#

  sharpamat 13:10 06 Oct 2009

with these specs and to get best usage you may be better off installing Win 7

  lofty29 14:13 06 Oct 2009

Just check on your warantee conditions before you open up the PC case and start installing extra drives.

  BT 17:12 06 Oct 2009

Just follow the on screen instructions as they come up. I've recently done just this on a PC with no problems at all.

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