Upgrading XPsp2 to Vista Ultimate. Disaster !!

  Cesare 12:57 16 Jul 2007
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I have been at this since 0715 and the end result is this. I am Stuck !!I get, The upgrade has been disabled'. Now wants me to use 'CUSTOM(ADvanced). This will loose files, settings/programs. I dont want this. I just wanted an upgrade. How do I go back to Windows XP please ? Help !

  Cesare 13:29 16 Jul 2007

OK I have found the way to revert to Windows XP Thanks.

  Kate B 15:08 16 Jul 2007

Upgrades have tended to be problematic - it's always best to take backups of your data and do a clean install. I'd recommend that for your next attempt to get Vista on your machine.

Oh, and unless it's a very new PC I'd check that you have the latest version of your bios; and run the Vista upgrade adviser if you haven't already.

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