Upgrade Windows 98 to XP

  karatekid20297 18:52 25 Nov 2006

I am new to all this. I had windows XP installed on my old computer. Cut a long story short - my hard drive packed in and all the information was erased. My friend has given me a computer she had, however it has 98 installed. It has all the requirements to accommodate XP; 256 memory/160G external hardrive.
I have dug out my old computer and the XP serial Code is on the top of it. When I enter this on to the installation disc, it is saying it is invalid. I am guessing because this is specific to my old computer. The question I am asking is: Can I get the XP off my old computer nad install it on this one. Any information at all would be appreciated.

  VoG II 19:15 25 Nov 2006

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