Trying to install WINDOWS XP

  igiveup23654 22:11 24 Apr 2009

My PC operating system is gone.

Need to delete WINDOWS and reinstall.

Presently, have a bug that prevents me from reinstalling WINDOWS.

Tried everything to delete everything, cannot even delete ...


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:19 24 Apr 2009

Boot from XP CD and select the option to format the C: partition (assumming XP is on your C drive) and install XP.

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  MAT ALAN 22:20 24 Apr 2009

No need to delete first, set to boot from disc in BIOS put disc in restart PC, follow instructions...

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  Strawballs 22:26 24 Apr 2009

If your O/S has just vanished and you can't reinstall it sounds like your hard drive has died.

  woodchip 23:39 24 Apr 2009

Why not set BIOS to boot from XP CD Hard Drive as second boot device start with XP CD an do a Repair. his will leave Hardware drivers intact, And any files you need plus photos

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